noun certifier, coapplicant, coborrower, co-obligor, coratifier, cosignatory, cosigner, endorser, party to an instrument

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

One of two or more people who sign the same check or promissory note. Each comaker is liable for the entire amount to be paid. (See also: maker)
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

n. One who jointly signs a negotiable instrument with another person to assist the other signer to obtain a loan and, by doing so, assumes full liability for the loan should the other signer ever default on the loan contract. Also called cosigner.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

   when two or more people sign a check or a promissory note, each is a comaker, and each is liable for the entire amount to be paid.
   See also: maker

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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