HyperDic: stipulation

English > 3 senses of the word stipulation:
NOUNcommunicationstipulation, judicial admission(law) an agreement or concession made by parties in a judicial proceeding (or by their attorneys) relating to the business before the court
communicationstipulation, condition, preconditionan assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else
actstipulation, specificationa restriction that is insisted upon as a condition for an agreement
stipulation > pronunciation
Soundsstih.pyahley'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > stipulation: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaning(law) an agreement or concession made by parties in a judicial proceeding (or by their attorneys) relating to the business before the court; must be in writing unless they are part of the court record.
Example"a stipulation of fact was made in order to avoid delay"
Synonymjudicial admission
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
BroaderconcessionA point conceded or yielded
English > stipulation: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningAn assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else.
Synonymscondition, precondition
Narrowerboundary condition(mathematics) a condition specified for the solution to a set of differential equations
provision, provisoA stipulated condition
Broaderpremise, premiss, assumptionA statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn
Spanishcondición, estipulación
Catalancondició, estipulació
English > stipulation: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningA restriction that is insisted upon as a condition for an agreement.
Synonymspecification
Broaderrestriction, confinementThe act of keeping something within specified bounds (by force if necessary)
Spanishdeterminación, especificación, estipulación
Catalandeterminació, especificació, estipulació
Verbsstipulatespecify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement

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