Webster 1913 Edition
stipulatio: cf. F.
The act of stipulating; a contracting or bargaining; an agreement.
That which is stipulated, or agreed upon; that which is definitely arranged or contracted; an agreement; a covenant; a contract or bargain; also, any particular article, item, or condition, in a mutual agreement;
stipulationsof the allied powers to furnish each his contingent of troops
A material article of an agreement; an undertaking in the nature of bail taken in the admiralty courts; a bargain.
Syn. – Agreement; contract; engagement. See
The situation, arrangement, and structure of the stipules.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.The act of agreeing and covenanting; a contracting or bargaining.
2.An agreement or covenant made by one person with another for the performance or forbearance of some act; a contract or bargain; as the stipulations of the allied powers to furnish each his contingent of troops.
3.In botany, the situation and structure of the stipules.
stipulation (plural stipulations)
- The act of stipulating; a contracting or bargaining; an agreement.
- Something that is stated or stipulated as a condition of an agreement.
- The stipulations of the contract won't allow you to do that.
- If I lend you my car, my only stipulation is that you fill up the gas tank before returning it.
- (botany) The situation, arrangement, and structure of the stipules.
- (chess) A goal to be achieved in a chess problem; for example, to checkmate Black within a specified number of moves.
something that is stated or stipulated as a condition of an agreement