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schedule

noun agenda, calendar, check list, docket, enumeration, index, inventory, libellus, list, outline, plan, program, roll, tabula, timetable
Associated concepts: payment schedule, schedule of assets
See also: agenda, arrange, book, calendar, contract, docket, empanel, impanel, invoice, plan, policy, program, register, roll, scheme, set down

schedule

a small scroll; an appendage; most commonly encountered as a part of an Act of Parliament. Modern legislation often has numerous schedules that include details that would detract from the overall sense of the provision (an example being the Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976) or that lists other enactments affected by the Act to which the schedule is attached. The schedule is as authoritative as the text of the Act itself

SCHEDULE, practice. When an indictment is returned, from au inferior court in obedience to a writ of certiorari, the, statement of the previous proceedings sent with it, is termed the schedule. 1 Saund. 309, a, n. 2.
     2. Schedules are also frequently annexed to answers in a court of equity, and to depositions and other documents, in order to show more in detail the matter they contain, than could otherwise be conveniently shown.
     3. The term is frequently used instead of inventory.

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External work such as retaining walls and site grading has begun ahead of schedule and is progressing steadily.
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The pounds 30,000 target was beaten three months ahead of schedule.
The Hornet program--which includes the Navy and the Boeing-led Hornet Industry Team (Northrop Grumman, General Electric, and Raytheon)--was previously recognized with the Collier Trophy in 2000, which cited the Super Hornet's previous year performance, efficiency, and safety as well as completion of the developmental program ahead of schedule and under cost.
The last green sand mold was produced on June 27, 2003--18 months ahead of schedule.
We have a strong team with everyone pulling in the same direction, which is helping deliver our consolidated network infrastructure ahead of schedule.
It was recently back up and running - three days ahead of schedule.
The second phase of the Mozal aluminium project near Maputo in Mozambique will come in ahead of schedule and under budget, reports major shareholder resource conglomerate, BHP Billiton.
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Production and delivery of the Army TACMS missile, including the Block I and Block IA variants has been on time or ahead of schedule for 11 consecutive years.
We did not have a single glitch and got it running a week ahead of schedule," adds Giles.
These doses were provided to HHS ahead of schedule under a May 2006 modified contract that required the company to deliver five million doses to HHS before May 31, 2007.