no·​tar·​i·​al | \nō-ˈter-ē-əl \

Definition of notarial 

1 : of, relating to, or characteristic of a notary public

2 : done or executed by a notary public

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Other Words from notarial

notarially \ nō-​ˈter-​ē-​ə-​lē \ adverb

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On June 2, according to notarial records available online, the foundation board approved a revision of the deed to give Gevers single-signature access to its bank accounts and safe-deposit boxes. Gideon Lewis-kraus, WIRED, "The Blockchain: A Love Story—And a Horror Story," 18 June 2018

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First Known Use of notarial

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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no·​tar·​i·​al | \nō-ˈtar-ē-əl \

Legal Definition of notarial 

: of, relating to, or characteristic of a notary public also : done, executed, framed, or taken by a notary public notarial documents

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notarially adverb

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