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.
- the act of stipulating
- something stipulated, as a condition in a contract
Origin of stipulationClassical Latin stipulatio
- The act of stipulating.
- Something specified or agreed to, as in a contract.
- The document or agreement, or a provision in a document or agreement, specifying something that is agreed to.
- The act of stipulating; a contracting or bargaining; an agreement.
- Something that is stated or stipulated as a condition of an agreement.
- The stipulations of the contract won't allow you to do that.
- If I lend you my car, my only stipulation is that you fill up the gas tank before returning it.
- (botany) The situation, arrangement, and structure of the stipules.
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.