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document

Informatics
noun
(1) A bundle of information that is a common currency for groupware communication, including text and relevant formatting details, graphics, audio and video.
(2) An ordered presentation of XML elements, possibly including text and tabular analyses, descriptions and figures. In HL7, a document can be either a physical entity (e.g., paper) or a logical entity (e.g., content), and is defined by certain parameters:
• Stewardship;
• Potential for authentication;
• Wholeness;
• Human readability;
• Persistence;
• Context.

Managed care
noun See Informed consent document.
 
verb To formally record information, usually in a permanent, legally acceptable fashion, and usually as written and/or signed notes, order forms, and others.

Online
noun Any aggregate of data, either on paper or in an electronic format; a document may be handwritten or typed, have illustrations and graphics, and may be legally binding.
 
Trials
noun See Source document.

document

noun Online Any aggregate of data, whether it is on paper or in an electronic format; a document may be handwritten or typed, have illustrations and graphics, and may be legally binding verb Health care To formally record information, usually in a permanent, legally acceptable fashion, usually as written and/or signed notes, order forms, and others. See Documentation.
References in classic literature ?
Now, sir, I must ask you more particularly what this document is, and why its disappearance should have such momentous consequences?
And to whom would this document be sent if it fell into the hands of an enemy?
You think, sir, that unless this document is recovered there will be war?
Now, sir, if a document of this importance were taken at that hour, where can it be now.
I intended demanding her release on the grounds that she was in no way guilty of the theft, and that my failure to recover the document had not lessened the value of the good faith I had had in offering to do so.
The mighty Mahars," he said, "are unable to reconcile your statement that the document is lost with your action in sending it to them by a special messenger.
Put me in possession of the document essential to establish my rights, and the House of the Seven Gables is your own
But first, sir, if you desire tidings of this lost document, I must crave the favor of a little talk with your fair daughter Alice.
The importance of the document in question renders it advisable to neglect no possible, even if improbable, method of regaining it.
He and Venus were necessarily seated close together, as each held a corner of the document, which was but a common sheet of paper.
That, the fortunes of his brother and comrade, and of himself were evidently made, inasmuch as they had but to put their price upon this document, and get that price from the minion of fortune and the worm of the hour: who now appeared to be less of a minion and more of a worm than had been previously supposed.
But these traces, and such hieroglyphics, or, to be more exact pictographs, as I have been able to decipher from the old documents, tell of one country, or perhaps it was only a city, over which this great golden idol of Quitzel presided.