Docketing
Docket Dock"et, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Docketed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Docketing}.] 1. To make a brief abstract of (a writing) and indorse it on the back of the paper, or to indorse the title or contents on the back of; to summarize; as, to docket letters and papers. --Chesterfield. [1913 Webster]

2. (Law) (a) To make a brief abstract of and inscribe in a book; as, judgments regularly docketed. (b) To enter or inscribe in a docket, or list of causes for trial. [1913 Webster]

3. To mark with a ticket; as, to docket goods. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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