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English definition of “stipulate”

stipulate

verb [T]     /ˈstɪpjəleɪt/ formal
to state exactly what something must be or how something must be done: The contract stipulated a three-month notice period .stipulate sth in sth They offered Jones one year of severance pay plus benefits as stipulated in his contract .stipulate that The law stipulates that all pension funds must be converted into an annuity by age 75.
stipulated adjective [ before noun]
(Definition of stipulate verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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