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Noun1.written document - writing that provides information (especially information of an official nature)written document - writing that provides information (especially information of an official nature)
piece of writing, written material, writing - the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect); "the writing in her novels is excellent"; "that editorial was a fine piece of writing"
clause, article - a separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will)
preamble - a preliminary introduction to a statute or constitution (usually explaining its purpose)
ballot - a document listing the alternatives that is used in voting
brevet - a document entitling a commissioned officer to hold a higher rank temporarily (but without higher pay)
capitulation - a document containing the terms of surrender
certificate, credential, credentials, certification - a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts
charter - a document incorporating an institution and specifying its rights; includes the articles of incorporation and the certificate of incorporation
commercial document, commercial instrument - a document of or relating to commerce
confession - a written document acknowledging an offense and signed by the guilty party
copyright, right of first publication - a document granting exclusive right to publish and sell literary or musical or artistic work
inclosure, enclosure - something (usually a supporting document) that is enclosed in an envelope with a covering letter
form - a printed document with spaces in which to write; "he filled out his tax form"
legal document, legal instrument, official document, instrument - (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right
papyrus - a document written on papyrus
patent, patent of invention - a document granting an inventor sole rights to an invention
political platform, political program, platform, program - a document stating the aims and principles of a political party; "their candidate simply ignored the party platform"; "they won the election even though they offered no positive program"
resignation - a formal document giving notice of your intention to resign; "he submitted his resignation as of next month"
resolution, resolve, declaration - a formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote
source - a document (or organization) from which information is obtained; "the reporter had two sources for the story"
specification - (patent law) a document drawn up by the applicant for a patent of invention that provides an explicit and detailed description of the nature and use of an invention
voucher - a document that serves as evidence of some expenditure
report, written report, study - a written document describing the findings of some individual or group; "this accords with the recent study by Hill and Dale"
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There ought to be a law in Vanity Fair ordering the destruction of every written document (except receipted tradesmen's bills) after a certain brief and proper interval.
You know that with bankers nothing but a written document will be valid."
Public officials, even in the United States, have been slow to change from the old-fashioned and more dignified use of written documents and uniformed messengers; but in the last ten years there has been a sweeping revolution in this respect.
A Soccer Australia statement yesterday read: "Soccer Australia would like to confirm that while the match will go ahead, we are awaiting one final written document from the Spanish Football Association sanctioning the match."
Although oral testimony can be persuasive, it's rarely as credible as a written document, especially one exchanged between parties at the time the discussions or events took place.
Particularly appropriate for family businesses, this guide outlines a process for creating a written document, known as the partnership charter, that defines business issues, relationship issues, and issues related to the future of the partnership.
For loans made after 1988, the loan program must be contained in the retirement plan document or written document that is incorporated by reference as part of the plan.
* The replacement property may be so designated in a written document signed by the seller and sent to someone other than himself or a "related party" who is involved in the exchange--defined to include the seller's agent (an attorney, employee or broker)--before the end of the identification period.
Census sheets and a written document analysis worksheet are also included.
AI AM surprised that you do not have any written document to confirm who you contracted with.
Reproductions of the five documents and a written document analysis worksheet are provided.