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Definitions of document

  1. To teach; to school. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To furnish with documents or papers necessary to establish facts or give information; as, a a ship should be documented according to the directions of law. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. record in detail; "The parents documented every step of their child's development" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. To furnish with documents or papers necessary to establish facts; to teach; to instruct. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. anything serving as a representation of a person's thinking by means of symbolic marks Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. (computer science) a computer file that contains text (and possibly formatting instructions) using 7-bit ASCII characters Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. a written account of ownership or obligation Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. support or supply with references; "Can you document your claims?" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  9. That which is taught or authoritatively set forth; precept; instruction; dogma. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A record; an official paper that gives information or evidence. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. A paper containing information or the proof of anything. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  12. Documental, documentary. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  13. Written evidence or information. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. A written or printed paper conveying information or evidence. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. A paper for information or proof, containing instructions for the establishment of facts; precept, or authoritative dogma. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  16. Any paper containing written instructions or proofs for information, &c.; evidence; record. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for document

  1. I have here, in my hand, ladies and gentlemen, a document – Foe-Farrell by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  2. That is the document bearing the seal of ten States, signed by Jefferson Davis as President- signed by the Secretary of State for those ten States, which the learned counsel who framed the indictment has undertaken to call " a pretence of authority from one Jefferson Davis." – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
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