written account

Definitions of written account
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n a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events

Synonyms:
written record
Examples:
Domesday Book
record of a British census and land survey in 1085-1086 ordered by William the Conqueror
Types:
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blotter, charge sheet, day book, police blotter, rap sheet
the daily written record of events (as arrests) in a police station
casebook
a book in which detailed written records of a case are kept and which are a source of information for subsequent work
chronology
a record of events in the order of their occurrence
dossier
a collection of papers containing detailed information about a particular person or subject (usually a person's record)
entry
an item inserted in a written record
log
a written record of events on a voyage (of a ship or plane)
log
a written record of messages sent or received
note
a brief written record
paper trail
the written evidence of someone's activities
timecard
a card recording an employee's starting and quitting times each work day
time sheet
a record of the hours worked by employees
copy, transcript
a reproduction of a written record (e.g. of a legal or school record)
register, registry
an official written record of names or events or transactions
minutes, proceedings, transactions
a written account of what transpired at a meeting
minute book
a book in which minutes have been written
statute book
a record of the whole body of legislation in a given jurisdiction
interlingual rendition, rendering, translation, version
a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language
worksheet
a piece of paper recording work planned or done on a project
dictionary entry, lexical entry
the entry in a dictionary of information about a word
mistranslation
an incorrect translation
crib, pony, trot
a literal translation used in studying a foreign language (often used illicitly)
retroversion
translation back into the original language
caption, subtitle
translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen
supertitle, surtitle
translation of the words of a foreign opera (or choral work) projected on a screen above the stage
cadaster, cadastre
a public register showing the details of ownership and value of land; made for the purpose of taxation
timeline
a sequence of related events arranged in chronological order and displayed along a line (usually drawn left to right or top to bottom)
nol pros, nolle prosequi
an entry in the court record to the effect that the plaintiff or prosecutor will not proceed
notebook entry
an entry in a notebook
jot, jotting
a brief (and hurriedly handwritten) note
marginalia
notes written in the margin
memo, memoranda, memorandum
a written proposal or reminder
minute
a short note
check register
a register of checks issued (usually in numeric order)
studbook
official record of the pedigree of purebred animals especially horses
rent-roll
a register of rents; includes the names of tenants and the amount of rent they pay
Congressional Record
a published written account of the speeches and debates and votes of the United States Congress
Hansard
the official published verbatim report of the proceedings of a parliamentary body; originally of the British Parliament
Type of:
record
anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events

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