It is important to keep all of your financial documents in a safe place.
An important classified document has been leaked to the media.
creating a new document on your computer
I lost the document when the hard drive crashed. Verb
Her study was the first to document this type of behavior in gorillas.
He wrote a book documenting their struggle.
Can you document the claims you're making?
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But at the same time, Democrat electors cast their three votes for Kennedy and sent their own documents to Congress.—Sudiksha Kochi, USA TODAY, 10 Sep. 2023 The assault was described as occurring during an ongoing dispute in the home with multiple family members present, the document said.—Zaz Hollander, Anchorage Daily News, 10 Sep. 2023 Tristan also plans to apply for an application for U.S. citizenship for Amari, who was born in Canada, per the court documents.—Nikki Dobrin, Peoplemag, 9 Sep. 2023 Second, email deliberations are not subject to member review and such emails are not included in the documents, which homeowners may request to review.—Kelly G. Richardson, San Diego Union-Tribune, 9 Sep. 2023 According to the report, ESPN, which reports the investigation started months ago and remains open, filed a public records request with Michigan State on July 30, asking for any documents related to the case.—Mark Heim | Mheim@al.com, al, 9 Sep. 2023 The court documents do not detail if the actual stabbing was recorded.—Rey Covarrubias Jr., The Arizona Republic, 9 Sep. 2023 Two men were arrested Thursday after being accused of falsifying documents to enroll at Crowley High School, according to district officials.—Lana Ferguson, Dallas News, 9 Sep. 2023 Court documents state Winward had a conflict with the date, and will be out of town on a family vacation on Sept. 21.—Jordan Miller, The Salt Lake Tribune, 9 Sep. 2023
Her son and his wife discover the artist’s work in an attic and begin archiving and documenting her life.—Vogue, 11 Sep. 2023 Her son, Myles, proposed in July 2022, which Carly documented on Instagram with a sweet video.—Dominique Fluker, Essence, 11 Sep. 2023 Testimony at a hearing in May documented this period.—William Thornton | Wthornton@al.com, al, 11 Sep. 2023 Inspired by photographer Robert Landau’s 2016 book Rock ‘n’ Roll Billboards of the Sunset Strip — which documented the proliferation of ads for rock bands in West Hollywood between the Sixties and Eighties — Rousselet sought to pay homage to the heyday of the rock billboard for the clip.—Kory Grow, Rolling Stone, 11 Sep. 2023 Jozef Ulma, 44, was a farmer, Catholic activist, and amateur photographer who documented family and village life.—Monika Scislowska, BostonGlobe.com, 10 Sep. 2023 The House of Gucci star has spent the past few months on a series of getaways, and has documented her collection of stylish bikinis, plunging one-pieces, and coordinated swimwear ensembles along the way.—Quinci Legardye, Harper's BAZAAR, 10 Sep. 2023 The Museum of Failure is all about epic fails, documenting over 150 products and services that just did not connect with the public, from Heinz Green Ketchup to Betamax to Google Glass.—Chris Kelly, Washington Post, 7 Sep. 2023 Milner spent hours documenting and photographing what looked to be the remains of steamboats and then reported his findings to Susan Kilcrease of the Ice House Museum in nearby Silsbee.—Michael Barnes, USA TODAY, 31 Aug. 2023 See More
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Noun and Verb
Middle English, precept, teaching, from Anglo-French, from Late Latin & Latin; Late Latin documentum official paper, from Latin, lesson, proof, from docēre to teach — more at docile