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"docket" in British English

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docketnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdɒk.ɪt/  us   /ˈdɑː.kɪt/
UK an ​officialdocumentdescribing something that is being delivered or ​transported and giving ​details of where it is coming from and where it is going to US a ​list of ​cases to be ​dealt with in a ​lawcourt, or an ​agenda in ​business
(Definition of docket from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"docket" in American English

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docketnoun [C]

 us   /ˈdɑk·ɪt/ law
a ​list of ​cases to be ​dealt with in a ​lawcourt
(Definition of docket from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"docket" in Business English

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docketnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdɒkɪt/
UK COMMERCE an ​officialdocument describing something that has been ​sold or taken to a ​customer: The docket must be ​signed by the ​customer as ​proof of ​delivery.
US LAW a ​list of cases to be dealt with in a ​lawcourt: Many ​casesfiled by dissatisfied ​customers remain on the ​court docket.
US a ​list of all the things that someone has to ​deal with or discuss: A reporter's ​interview is just one of many things on his over-packed docket.
(Definition of docket from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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