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Document vs. Note

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Documentnoun

An original or official paper used as the basis, proof, or support of anything else, including any writing, book, or other instrument conveying information pertinent to such proof or support.

Notenoun

(heading) A symbol or annotation.

Documentnoun

Any material substance on which the information is represented by writing.

Notenoun

A mark or token by which a thing may be known; a visible sign; a character; a distinctive mark or feature; a characteristic quality.

Documentnoun

(computing) A file that contains text.

Notenoun

A mark, or sign, made to call attention, to point out something to notice, or the like; a sign, or token, proving or giving evidence.

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Documentnoun

(obsolete) That which is taught or authoritatively set forth; precept; instruction; dogma.

Notenoun

A brief remark; a marginal comment or explanation; hence, an annotation on a text or author; a comment; a critical, explanatory, or illustrative observation.

Documentnoun

(obsolete) An example for instruction or warning.

Notenoun

(heading) A written or printed communication or commitment.

Documentverb

To record in documents.

‘He documented each step of the process as he did it, which was good when the investigation occurred.’;

Notenoun

A brief piece of writing intended to assist the memory; a memorandum; a minute.

‘I left him a note to remind him to take out the trash.’;

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Documentverb

To furnish with documents or papers necessary to establish facts or give information.

‘A ship should be documented according to the directions of law.’;

Notenoun

A short informal letter; a billet.

Documentnoun

That which is taught or authoritatively set forth; precept; instruction; dogma.

‘Learners should not be too much crowded with a heap or multitude of documents or ideas at one time.’;

Notenoun

A diplomatic missive or written communication.

Documentnoun

An example for instruction or warning.

‘They were forth with stoned to death, as a document to others.’;

Notenoun

(finance) A written or printed paper acknowledging a debt, and promising payment

‘a promissory note’; ‘a note of hand’; ‘a negotiable note’;

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Documentnoun

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.

‘Saint Luke . . . collected them from such documents and testimonies as he . . . judged to be authentic.’;

Notenoun

(obsolete) A list of items or of charges; an account.

Documentverb

To teach; to school.

‘I am finely documented by my own daughter.’;

Notenoun

A piece of paper money; a banknote.

‘I didn't have any coins to pay with, so I used a note.’;

Documentverb

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.

Notenoun

(extension) A small size of paper used for writing letters or notes.

Documentnoun

writing that provides information (especially information of an official nature)

Notenoun

A sound.

Documentnoun

anything serving as a representation of a person's thinking by means of symbolic marks

Notenoun

A character, variously formed, to indicate the length of a tone, and variously placed upon the staff to indicate its pitch.

Documentnoun

a written account of ownership or obligation

Notenoun

A musical sound; a tone; an utterance; a tune.

Documentnoun

(computer science) a computer file that contains text (and possibly formatting instructions) using 7-bit ASCII characters

Notenoun

(extension) A key of the piano or organ.

Documentverb

record in detail;

‘The parents documented every step of their child's development’;

Notenoun

(uncountable) Observation; notice; heed.

Documentverb

support or supply with references;

‘Can you document your claims?’;

Notenoun

(uncountable) Reputation; distinction.

‘a poet of note’;

Documentnoun

a piece of written, printed, or electronic matter that provides information or evidence or that serves as an official record.

Notenoun

(obsolete) Notification; information; intelligence.

Documentverb

record (something) in written, photographic, or other form

‘the photographer spent years documenting the lives of miners’;

Notenoun

(obsolete) Mark of disgrace.

Documentverb

support or accompany with documentation

‘teaching resources that are documented clearly and comprehensively’;

Notenoun

That which is needed or necessary; business; duty; work.

Document

A document is a written, drawn, presented, or memorialized representation of thought, often the manifestation of non-fictional, as well as fictional, content. The word originates from the Latin Documentum, which denotes a or : the verb doceō denotes .

‘teaching’; ‘lesson’; ‘to teach’;

Notenoun

The giving of milk by a cow or sow; the period following calving or farrowing during which a cow or sow is at her most useful (i.e. gives milk); the milk given by a cow or sow during such a period.

Noteverb

(transitive) To notice with care; to observe; to remark; to heed.

‘If you look to the left, you can note the old cathedral.’;

Noteverb

(transitive) To record in writing; to make a memorandum of.

‘We noted his speech.’;

Noteverb

(transitive) To denote; to designate.

‘The modular multiplicative inverse of x may be noted x-1.’;

Noteverb

(transitive) To annotate.

Noteverb

(transitive) To set down in musical characters.

Noteverb

(transitive) To record on the back of (a bill, draft, etc.) a refusal of acceptance, as the ground of a protest, which is done officially by a notary.

Noteverb

To butt; to push with the horns.

Noteverb

To notice with care; to observe; to remark; to heed; to attend to.

‘No more of that; I have noted it well.’; ‘The world will little note, nor long remember, what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here.’;

Noteverb

To record in writing; to make a memorandum of.

‘Every unguarded word . . . was noted down.’;

Noteverb

To charge, as with crime (with of or for before the thing charged); to brand.

‘They were both noted of incontinency.’;

Noteverb

To denote; to designate.

Noteverb

To annotate.

Noteverb

To set down in musical characters.

Note

Know not; knows not.

Notenoun

Nut.

Notenoun

Need; needful business.

Notenoun

A mark or token by which a thing may be known; a visible sign; a character; a distinctive mark or feature; a characteristic quality.

‘Whosoever appertain to the visible body of the church, they have also the notes of external profession.’; ‘She [the Anglican church] has the note of possession, the note of freedom from party titles,the note of life - a tough life and a vigorous.’; ‘What a note of youth, of imagination, of impulsive eagerness, there was through it all !’;

Notenoun

A mark, or sign, made to call attention, to point out something to notice, or the like; a sign, or token, proving or giving evidence.

Notenoun

A brief remark; a marginal comment or explanation; hence, an annotation on a text or author; a comment; a critical, explanatory, or illustrative observation.

‘The best writers have been perplexed with notes, and obscured with illustrations.’;

Notenoun

A brief writing intended to assist the memory; a memorandum; a minute.

Notenoun

Hence, a writing intended to be used in speaking; memoranda to assist a speaker, being either a synopsis, or the full text of what is to be said; as, to preach from notes; also, a reporter's memoranda; the original report of a speech or of proceedings.

Notenoun

A short informal letter; a billet.

Notenoun

A diplomatic missive or written communication.

Notenoun

A written or printed paper acknowledging a debt, and promising payment; as, a promissory note; a note of hand; a negotiable note.

Notenoun

A list of items or of charges; an account.

‘Here is now the smith's note for shoeing.’;

Notenoun

A character, variously formed, to indicate the length of a tone, and variously placed upon the staff to indicate its pitch. Hence:

‘The wakeful bird . . . tunes her nocturnal note.’; ‘That note of revolt against the eighteenth century, which we detect in Goethe, was struck by Winckelmann.’;

Notenoun

Observation; notice; heed.

‘Give orders to my servants that they takeNo note at all of our being absent hence.’;

Notenoun

Notification; information; intelligence.

‘The king . . . shall have note of this.’;

Notenoun

State of being under observation.

‘Small matters . . . continually in use and in note.’;

Notenoun

Reputation; distinction; as, a poet of note.

‘There was scarce a family of note which had not poured out its blood on the field or the scaffold.’;

Notenoun

Stigma; brand; reproach.

Notenoun

a short personal letter;

‘drop me a line when you get there’;

Notenoun

a brief written record;

‘he made a note of the appointment’;

Notenoun

a characteristic emotional quality;

‘it ended on a sour note’; ‘there was a note of gaiety in her manner’; ‘he detected a note of sarcasm’;

Notenoun

a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank);

‘he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes’;

Notenoun

a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound;

‘the singer held the note too long’;

Notenoun

a comment or instruction (usually added);

‘his notes were appended at the end of the article’; ‘he added a short notation to the address on the envelope’;

Notenoun

high status importance owing to marked superiority;

‘a scholar of great eminence’;

Notenoun

a tone of voice that shows what the speaker is feeling;

‘there was a note of uncertainty in his voice’;

Notenoun

a promise to pay a specified amount on demand or at a certain time;

‘I had to co-sign his note at the bank’;

Noteverb

make mention of;

‘She observed that his presentation took up too much time’; ‘They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing’;

Noteverb

notice or perceive;

‘She noted that someone was following her’; ‘mark my words’;

Noteverb

observe with care or pay close attention to;

‘Take note of this chemical reaction’;

Noteverb

make a written note of;

‘she noted everything the teacher said that morning’;

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