a written communication giving information or directions <I'm waiting for the memorandum that will explain the new vacation policy> Related Words announcement
, post [chiefly British]
a message on paper from one person or group to another <the studio executives depend on endless memoranda to keep track of what's going on at a movie shot on location>
a usually brief written reminder <dispatched a memorandum to her secretary about the assignment>
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