notification notification  /ˌnoʊ tə fə ˈkeɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an accusation of crime made by a grand jury on its own initiative
  2. (n) informing by words
  3. (n) a request for payment

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Because Illinois has no parental-notification law, Hope Clinic had been the easiest option for Missouri teens seeking to get an abortion without telling their parents.
  2. Over the past decade, parental-notification rules, mandatory waiting periods and other state restrictions have steadily chipped away at a woman's right to abortion.
  3. It was Italy's first official notification to the world that henceforth Ethiopia was not even to be considered another Manchukuo, but an out out Italian colony.

News

  1. Leak reveals actionable notifications, Wi-Fi direct support in BlackBerry 10.2

    BlackBerry 10.2 is expected to arrive later this year with support for a variety of new features. The company previously confirmed that the update will bring support for Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean apps to its BlackBerry Runtime service, in addition to standard Unicode emoji, multiple alarms, level 1 notifications and reminder timers. According to leaked images published on the CrackBerry forums ...
    on July 4, 2013     Source: BGR News via Yahoo! News

  2. BRIEF-New Britain Palm Oil says gets notification of partial takeover offer

    LONDON, July 3 (Reuters) - New Britain Palm Oil Ltd : * Notification of partial takeover offer * Formal notification from Kulim Malaysia (Berhad of plan of offer for upto 30 million shares at GBP5.50 per ...
    on July 3, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Notification meeting set for sex offender

    The Morrison County Sheriff's Office will conduct a Level 3 predatory offender community notification meeting at the Flensburg Community Center, located off Main Street across from the ball fields in the city of Flensburg. The meeting will start at 4 p.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: Brainerd Dispatch

Quotes

  1. "There had been a rumor, but just that," Pelosi said. "No formal notification to our office that anything -- a one-, two-, three-person-removed rumor that had been reported . . . which they didn't report to me, because, you know what? This is...
    on Mar 5, 2010 By: Nancy Pelosi Source: Politics Daily (blog)

  2. "I have given notification that I will not be returning to the Indiana Pacers next season as Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations," Carlisle said via e-mail.
    on Jun 12, 2007 By: Rick Carlisle Source: ESPN

  3. "I am mindful that you never intended to deprive the Tillman family of the truth and only intended to delay notification until you had the facts," Wallace wrote.
    on Aug 10, 2007 By: William Wallace Source: Forbes

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