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Words used in official and legal documents

foregoing

adjective

used for referring to something that has just been mentioned

hereafter

adverb

starting from this moment. This word is often used in official and legal documents

hereby

adverb

used for stating that something said or written in a statement or document is now official or for emphasizing what you are saying

herein

adverb

in this statement, contract, or situation. This word is often used in official and legal documents.

hereinafter

adverb

later in this statement, document, or contract. This word is often used in official and legal documents.

hereto

adverb

to this. This word is often used in official and legal documents.

heretofore

adverb

until this time or before now. This word is often used in official and legal documents.

hereunder

adverb

as stated in the next part this document. This word is often used in official and legal documents.

herewith

adverb

with this letter, statement, document, or contract. This word is often used in official and legal documents.

material

adjective

used about things or people that are important in a legal case

occupation

noun

a job. This word is used especially on forms and in formal writing

self

noun

used for referring to yourself in formal documents such as business agreements or cheques

thereon

adverb

on something that has been mentioned

thereunder

adverb

according to a particular rule or law that has been mentioned

thereunder

adverb

under something that has been mentioned

without let or hindrance

without being prevented from doing something

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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