written record


written record
noun
a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events
Syn: ↑written account
Hypernyms: ↑record
Hyponyms:
Instance Hyponyms: ↑Domesday Book, ↑Doomsday Book

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  • Record — Rec ord (r[e^]k [ e]rd), n. [OF. recort, record, remembrance, attestation, record. See {Record}, v. t.] 1. A writing by which some act or event, or a number of acts or events, is recorded; a register; as, a record of the acts of the Hebrew kings; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Record — Re*cord (r?*k?rd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Recorded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Recording}.] [OE. recorden to repeat, remind, F. recorder, fr. L. recordari to remember; pref. re re + cor, cordis, the heart or mind. See {Cordial}, {Heart}.] 1. To recall to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Record of the Nephites — The phrase record of the Nephites has two distinct but related usages. The primary use is to describe the collection of inscribed metal plates on which the Nephites recorded their history. An abridged version of this record, inscribed on gold… …   Wikipedia

  • record — I. verb Etymology: Middle English, literally, to recall, from Anglo French recorder, from Latin recordari, from re + cord , cor heart more at heart Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. a. (1) to set down in writing ; furnish written evidence of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Written — Write Write, v. t. [imp. {Wrote}; p. p. {Written}; Archaic imp. & p. p. {Writ}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Writing}.] [OE. writen, AS. wr[=i]tan; originally, to scratch, to score; akin to OS. wr[=i]tan to write, to tear, to wound, D. rijten to tear, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Written laws — Write Write, v. t. [imp. {Wrote}; p. p. {Written}; Archaic imp. & p. p. {Writ}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Writing}.] [OE. writen, AS. wr[=i]tan; originally, to scratch, to score; akin to OS. wr[=i]tan to write, to tear, to wound, D. rijten to tear, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • minefield record — A complete written record of all pertinent information concerning a minefield, submitted on a standard form by the officer in charge of the laying operations …   Military dictionary

  • Court of record — Record Rec ord (r[e^]k [ e]rd), n. [OF. recort, record, remembrance, attestation, record. See {Record}, v. t.] 1. A writing by which some act or event, or a number of acts or events, is recorded; a register; as, a record of the acts of the Hebrew …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Debt of record — Record Rec ord (r[e^]k [ e]rd), n. [OF. recort, record, remembrance, attestation, record. See {Record}, v. t.] 1. A writing by which some act or event, or a number of acts or events, is recorded; a register; as, a record of the acts of the Hebrew …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To beat the record — Record Rec ord (r[e^]k [ e]rd), n. [OF. recort, record, remembrance, attestation, record. See {Record}, v. t.] 1. A writing by which some act or event, or a number of acts or events, is recorded; a register; as, a record of the acts of the Hebrew …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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