Stipulation Definition

stĭpyə-lāshən
stipulations
noun
stipulations
The act of stipulating.
Webster's New World
Something stipulated, as a condition in a contract.
Webster's New World
The document or agreement, or a provision in a document or agreement, specifying something that is agreed to.
American Heritage
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.
Webster's New World Law
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.
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Origin of Stipulation

  • From ancient Latin stipula (“a straw"). As was the custom then, the Romans used to break a straw, as a sign of agreement between the negotiating parties, and the stipulations were put in a written form.

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