cosignatory

noun
co·​sig·​na·​to·​ry | \ (ˌ)kō-ˈsig-nə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce cosignatory (audio) \

Definition of cosignatory

: a joint signer

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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, of which the U.S. is a cosignatory, includes, for example, the right to enjoy asylum from persecution, something that the Trump administration’s immigration policy has not always respected. Alexis Papazoglou, The New Republic, "The Sneaky Politics of “Natural Law”," 13 June 2019 Officials said Joash and Stacy were cosignatories on their mothers' savings or checking accounts. Kevin Grasha, Cincinnati.com, "Feds: Children collected deceased moms' Social Security money," 28 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of cosignatory

1865, in the meaning defined above

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cosignatory

noun
co·​sig·​na·​to·​ry | \ kō-ˈsig-nə-ˌtōr-ē How to pronounce cosignatory (audio) \

Legal Definition of cosignatory

: a joint signer

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