- The definition of a stipulation is a condition or term in an agreement, or the act of creating conditions and terms.
An example of a stipulation is a clause in a contract promising a certain amount of money for extra labor performed.
stipulation definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- the act of stipulating
- something stipulated, as a condition in a contract
Origin: Classical Latin stipulatio
stipulation definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The act of stipulating.
- Something stipulated, especially a term or condition in an agreement.
- stipˈu·la·toˌry adjective
stipulation - Business Definition
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- An agreement between the parties or attorneys engaged in a legal dispute.
- A restriction to an agreement. For example, a person agrees to buy a used car, but only if the power steering is repaired.
stipulation - Legal Definition
A factual condition or requirement incorporated as a term of a contract; an agreement between opposing parties as to a procedure, as in a “stipulation to extend time to respond,” or a fact, as in “a stipulation as to liability.” A stipulation made by a party to a pending court case or made by the party’s lawyer with respect to the case is always binding.