Simple Definition of disclosure
: the act of making something known : the act of disclosing something
: something (such as information) that is made known or revealed : something that is disclosed
Examples of disclosure in a sentence
We demand full disclosure of the facts.
<he offered full disclosure of the government files on the assassination>
First Known Use of disclosure
DISCLOSURE Defined for Kids
Definition of disclosure for Students
1 : an act of making known <They demanded full disclosure of the facts.>
2 : something made known <She made an exciting disclosure about the upcoming book.>
Legal Definition of disclosure
: an act or instance of disclosing: as a : a lender's revelation of information to a consumer under the Truth in Lending Act that enables the consumer to make an intelligent decision about the loan b : the revelation to investors of financial information about a corporation or municipality and about the security it is offering for sale — see also prospectus, registration statement Editor's note: Disclosure is required for a public offering. c : revelation by a corporate insider (as an officer) for approval of a business transaction that involves self-dealing d : a debtor in bankruptcy's revelation to creditors of a bankruptcy plan
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