no·​tar·​i·​al | \ nō-ˈter-ē-əl How to pronounce notarial (audio) \

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 How to pronounce notarially (audio) \ adverb

Examples of notarial in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Transactions are handled by a lawyer who performs notarial duties, Mr. Blandon Argeñal said. Roxana Popescu, New York Times, "House Hunting in Nicaragua: A Solar-Powered Ranch for $650,000," 13 May 2020 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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“Notarial.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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no·​tar·​i·​al | \ nō-ˈtar-ē-əl How to pronounce notarial (audio) \

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

Other Words from notarial

notarially adverb

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