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Definition of Memorandum


  1. A record of something which it is desired to remember; a note to help the memory.
  2. A brief or informal note in writing of some transaction, or an outline of an intended instrument; an instrument drawn up in a brief and compendious form.

Memorandum Quotations

As to the war with Japan, the President had already received my memorandum in general as to the possibility of getting a substantial unconditional surrender from Japan which I had written before leaving Washington and which he had approved.
Henry L. Stimson

A memorandum is written not to inform the reader but to protect the writer.
Dean Acheson

We operate under the law. Covert action authorities are communicated in a memorandum of notification.
Cofer Black
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Memorandum Translations

memorandum in German is Vermerk, Verzeichnis, Verzeichnis, Notiz
memorandum in Swedish is not, promemoria
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