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documentnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdɒk.jə.mənt/ us   /ˈdɑː.kjə.mənt/
A2 a paper or set of papers with written or printed information, especially of an official type: official/confidential/legal documents They are charged with using forged documents.
B1 a text that is written and stored on a computer: I'll send you the document by email.

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documentverb [T]

uk   /ˈdɒk.jə.ment/ us   /ˈdɑː.kjə.ment/
to record the details of an event, a process, etc.: His interest in cars has been well-documented (= recorded and written about) by the media.
(Definition of document from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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documentnoun [C]

us   /ˈdɑk·jə·mənt/
a paper or set of papers with written or printed information, esp. of an official type: Do you have all your documents in order to apply for a passport?
A document is also a file on a computer in which text is stored.

documentverb [T]

us   /ˈdɑk·jəˌment/
to record information about something by writing about it or taking photographs of it: The study documents various aspects of Indian life in this period.
(Definition of document from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"document" in Business English

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documentnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdɒkjəmənt/ us  
a paper or set of papers that contains official information or instructions: a one-/five-/twenty-, etc. page document a consultative/consultation/framework documentdraft/circulate/publish a document Each bank will be required to publish a document detailing its annual and final bonus payments.obtain/receive/sign a document Don't sign any documents with items left blank or containing anything you don't understand.a document contains/outlines/describes Federal Agency documents outline the scope of the extensive project. Full details will be included in your policy document. We will accept original documents only, not copies. A spokesman from the Home Office refused to comment on the leaked document. a forged document a legal/official/formal document a classified/internal/confidential document
COMMUNICATIONS, IT a computer file that contains text and sometimes images: print/save/format a document Remember to save your documents at regular intervals when making changes. I was unable to open the attached document.

documentverb [T]

uk   /ˈdɒkjəment/ us  
to record information about something important by writing about it or photographing it: Companies must document the controls their financial departments use to deter fraud. The harmful effects of greenhouse gases have been well documented. A recent state investigation found that the district has failed to document how it spent some $23 million in federal funds.
(Definition of document from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“document” in British English

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“document” in Business English

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