Examples of signatory in a Sentence
a signatory of the Declaration of Independence
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Ursula Keller, a physicist at ETH and another signatory to the letter, agrees.
Two of the other signatories (Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas and Matt Bevin of Kentucky) are Republicans who succeeded Democratic governors, who in turn expanded Medicaid (the former via a deal with HHS).
Many of the signatories were graduates of the anthropology department — which is evidently not a stickler for grammar or syntax.
And in recent days, a second open letter to Hypatia has appeared, also with hundreds of signatories, demanding an apology from the journal.
Iranian officials have repeatedly said that Tehran would stick to the nuclear accord as long as the other signatories respected it.
One of the signatories was Artimus Pyle, a former drummer for the band which popularized Southern rock.
The other signatories would, quite properly, resent a unilateral American withdrawal.
President Donald Trump has decided to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement, joining Syria and Nicaragua as non-signatories.
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A signatory puts his or her signature on a document that is also signed by others. In 1215 the English barons revolted against King John and forced him to join them as a signatory to the Magna Carta. This agreement stated the barons' own duties to the King but also assigned the barons clear rights and limited the King's power over them. Though the Magna Carta did nothing for the common people, it's often been called the first step toward democracy in the English-speaking countries.
Origin and Etymology of signatory
First Known Use: 1826See Words from the same year
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