Acknowledgment Act
One of the Uniform Laws.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • acknowledgment — ac·knowl·edg·ment also ac·knowl·edge·ment n 1 a: the act of acknowledging b: the act of admitting paternity compare filiation 2: a thing done or given in recognition of something received an acknowledgment came …   Law dictionary

  • acknowledgment — To acknowledge is to admit, affirm, declare, testify, avow, confess, or own as genuine. Favello v. Bank of America Nat. Trust & Savings Ass n, 24 Cal.App.2d 342, 74 P.2d 1057, 1058. Admission or affirmation of obligation or responsibility.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • acknowledgment — To acknowledge is to admit, affirm, declare, testify, avow, confess, or own as genuine. Favello v. Bank of America Nat. Trust & Savings Ass n, 24 Cal.App.2d 342, 74 P.2d 1057, 1058. Admission or affirmation of obligation or responsibility.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Acknowledgment — Ac*knowl edg*ment, Acknowledgement Ac*knowl edge*ment ([a^]k*n[o^]l [e^]j*ment), n. 1. The act of acknowledging; admission; avowal; owning; confession. An acknowledgment of fault. Froude. [1913 Webster] 2. The act of owning or recognizing in a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acknowledgment money — Acknowledgment Ac*knowl edg*ment, Acknowledgement Ac*knowl edge*ment ([a^]k*n[o^]l [e^]j*ment), n. 1. The act of acknowledging; admission; avowal; owning; confession. An acknowledgment of fault. Froude. [1913 Webster] 2. The act of owning or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acknowledgment — (also spelled acknowledgement) can refer to:*Acknowledgment (creative arts) (and scientific literature and writing), a statement of gratitude for assistance in producing a work **Acknowledgment index, an experimental method for analyzing the… …   Wikipedia

  • acknowledgment — [n1] act of recognizing authority or truth of something acceptance, accession, acquiescence, admission, admitting, affirmation, allowance, allowing, assent, assertion, asservation, avowal, compliance, conceding, concession, concurrence,… …   New thesaurus

  • Acknowledgment (law) — In law, an acknowledgment is a declaration or avowal of one s own act, to give it legal validity, such as the acknowledgment of a deed before a proper officer. The term also refers to the certificate of the officer attesting such declaration.In… …   Wikipedia

  • acknowledgment — /ak nol ij meuhnt/, n. 1. an act of acknowledging. 2. recognition of the existence or truth of something: the acknowledgment of a sovereign power. 3. an expression of appreciation. 4. a thing done or given in appreciation or gratitude. 5. Law. a …   Universalium

  • acknowledgment — or acknowledgement noun Date: 1594 1. a. the act of acknowledging b. recognition or favorable notice of an act or achievement 2. a thing done or given in recognition of something received 3. a declaration or avowal of one s ac …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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