doc´u`ment   Pronunciation: dǒk´ũ`ment
n.1.That which is taught or authoritatively set forth; precept; instruction; dogma.
2.An example for instruction or warning.
They were forth with stoned to death, as a document to others.
- Sir W. Raleigh.
3.An original or official paper relied upon as the basis, proof, or support of anything else; - in its most extended sense, including any writing, book, or other instrument conveying information in the case; any material substance on which the thoughts of men are represented by any species of conventional mark or symbol.
v. t.1.To teach; to school.
2.To furnish with documents or papers necessary to establish facts or give information; as, a a ship should be documented according to the directions of law.
Noun1.documentdocument - writing that provides information (especially information of an official nature)
2.document - anything serving as a representation of a person's thinking by means of symbolic marks
3.document - a written account of ownership or obligation
4.document - (computer science) a computer file that contains text (and possibly formatting instructions) using 7-bit ASCII characters
Synonyms: text file
Verb1.document - record in detail; "The parents documented every step of their child's development"
2.document - support or supply with references; "Can you document your claims?"
1.(application)document - Any specific type of file produced or edited by a specific application; usually capable of being printed. E.g. "Word document", "Photoshop document", etc.
2.(hypertext)document - A term used on some systems (e.g. Intermedia) for a hypertext node. It is sometimes used for a collection of nodes on related topics, possibly stored or distributed as one.
3.(programming)document - To write documentation on a certain piece of code.
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