case history, chronicle, credentials, data, documentation, evidence, exhibits, file, instruments, legal instruments, manuscript, moving papers, official writing, papers
associated concepts: ancient documents, attorney-client privilege, attorney's work product, documentary evidence, production of documents, public documents, subpoena, traditional documents
credentials, data, evidence
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
USADefined in the UCC as a document of title or a receipt of the type described in Section 7-201(2) of the UCC (UCC §9-102(a)(30)).A document is an asset type over which an entity can grant a security interest under Article 9 of the UCC.UCC §7-201(2) states where goods including distilled spirits and agricultural commodities are stored under a statute requiring a bond against withdrawal or a license for the issuance of receipts in the name of warehouse receipts, a receipt issued for the goods has like effect as a warehouse receipt even though issued by a person who is the owner of the goods and is not a warehouseman.
Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010.