Definitions for docketˈdɒk ɪt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a list of cases in court for trial, or the names of the parties who have cases pending.
Chiefly Brit. an official memorandum of proceedings in a court. a register of such entries.
the list of business to be transacted by a board, council, legislative assembly, or the like.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Brit. a writing on a letter or document stating its contents; any statement of particulars attached to a package, envelope, etc.
(v.t.)to enter in the docket of the court.
to abstract the heads of (a legal document) and enter in a book.
to endorse (a letter, document, etc.) with a memorandum.
Origin of docket:
(law) the calendar of a court; the list of cases to be tried or a summary of the court's activities
agenda, docket, schedule(verb)
a temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to
place on the docket for legal action
"Only 5 of the 120 cases docketed were tried"
make a summary or abstract of a legal document and inscribe it in a list
A summary; a brief digest.
A short entry of the proceedings of a court; the register containing them; the office containing the register.
A schedule of cases awaiting action in a court.
An agenda of things to be done.
A ticket or label fixed to something, showing its contents or directions to its use.
To make an entry in a docket.
To label a parcel etc.
Origin: Origin uncertain; perhaps a diminutive of dock.
a small piece of paper or parchment, containing the heads of a writing; a summary or digest
a bill tied to goods, containing some direction, as the name of the owner, or the place to which they are to be sent; a label
an abridged entry of a judgment or proceeding in an action, or register or such entries; a book of original, kept by clerks of courts, containing a formal list of the names of parties, and minutes of the proceedings, in each case in court
a list or calendar of causes ready for hearing or trial, prepared for the use of courts by the clerks
a list or calendar of business matters to be acted on in any assembly
to make a brief abstract of (a writing) and indorse it on the back of the paper, or to indorse the title or contents on the back of; to summarize; as, to docket letters and papers
to make a brief abstract of and inscribe in a book; as, judgments regularly docketed
to enter or inscribe in a docket, or list of causes for trial
to mark with a ticket; as, to docket goods
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