Stipulation Stip`u*la"tion, n. [L. stipulatio: cf. F. stipulation.] 1. The act of stipulating; a contracting or bargaining; an agreement. [1913 Webster]

2. That which is stipulated, or agreed upon; that which is definitely arranged or contracted; an agreement; a covenant; a contract or bargain; also, any particular article, item, or condition, in a mutual agreement; as, the stipulations of the allied powers to furnish each his contingent of troops. [1913 Webster]

3. (Law) A material article of an agreement; an undertaking in the nature of bail taken in the admiralty courts; a bargain. --Bouvier. Wharton. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Agreement; contract; engagement. See {Covenant}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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