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“signatory” in British English

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signatorynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsɪɡ.nə.tər.i/ us /ˈsɪɡ.nə.tɔːr.i/

a person, organization, or country that has signed an agreement:

Most western European nations are signatories to/of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

(Definition of “signatory” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“signatory” in American English

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signatorynoun [ C ]

us /ˈsɪɡ·nəˌtɔr·i, -ˌtoʊr·i/

a person, organization, or country that signs an agreement:

Canada was a signatory to the Geneva Convention.

(Definition of “signatory” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“signatory” in Business English

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signatorynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsɪɡnətəri/ us plural signatories

a person, organization, or country that has signed an agreement:

The trade agreement is being reviewed by each of the signatories for approval.
a signatory to/of sth Washington is not a signatory to any of these agreements.

(Definition of “signatory” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)