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Definition 1: (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for legal instrument in the sense of this definition

(legal instrument is a kind of ...) writing that provides information (especially information of an official nature)

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) the instrument by which a claim or right or interest or property is transferred from one person to another

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a written instrument legally conveying property to a trustee often used to secure an obligation such as a mortgage or promissory note

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) document effecting a property transfer

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) document giving the tax collector information about the taxpayer's tax liability

"his gross income was enough that he had to file a tax return"

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal document giving official permission to do something

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) an official document granting a right or privilege

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) the legal document stating the reasons for a judicial decision

"opinions are usually written by a single judge"

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or obligation

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) (law) a legal document issued by a court or judicial officer

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a document giving an official instruction or command

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) written declaration made under oath; a written statement sworn to be true before someone legally authorized to administer an oath

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal document summarizing the agreement between parties

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a formal document written for a prosecuting attorney charging a person with some offense

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a formal document charging a public official with misconduct in office

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal document calling someone to court to answer an indictment

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal document signed and sealed and delivered to effect a transfer of property and to show the legal right to possess it

"he signed the deed" "he kept the title to his car in the glove compartment"

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a document written by someone still legally capable requesting that he should be allowed to die if subsequently severely disabled or suffering terminal illness

"after he discovered he had AIDS he drew up a living will"

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal document declaring a person's wishes regarding the disposal of their property when they die

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal document that creates a corporation; it is filed with a state by the founders of a corporation and is governed by the laws of the state

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a financial instrument whose value is based on another security

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) an unconditional order or promise to pay an amount of money

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a document issued by a country to a citizen allowing that person to travel abroad and re-enter the home country

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) official papers which a ship is legally required to have; related to ownership, cargo, etc.

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a customs document listing the contents put on a ship or plane

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a certificate or voucher acknowledging a debt

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal instrument authorizing someone to act as the grantor's agent

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) legal document naming someone to administer an estate when no executor has been named

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal document from a probate court or court officer informing you of your appointment as executor of a will and empowering you to discharge those responsibilities

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal document giving information required for employment of certain people in certain countries

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity

"there is a law against kidnapping"

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a statute in draft before it becomes law

"they held a public hearing on the bill"

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a document stating the facts and points of law of a client's case

(... is a kind of legal instrument ) a formal declaration that documents a fact of relevance to finance and investment; the holder has a right to receive interest or dividends

"he held several valuable securities"

(legal instrument belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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