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intimation

noun allusion, denuntiatio, hint, idea, implication, inference, inkling, innuendo, insinuation, nuntius, overtone, reference, significatio, suggestion
See also: cloud, clue, hint, implication, indication, inference, insinuation, mention, premonition, reference, report, suggestion, suspicion, symptom, tip, uncertainty

intimation

see ASSIGNATION.

INTIMATION, civil law. The name of any judicial act by which a notice of a legal proceeding. is given to some one; but it is more usually understood to mean the notice or summons which an appellant causes to be given to the opposite party, that the sentence will be reviewed by the superior judge.
     2. In the Scotch law, it is an instrument, of writing, made under the hand of a notary, and notified to a party, to inform him of a right which a third person had acquired; for example, when a creditor assigns a claim against his debtor, the assignee or cedent must give an intimation of this to the debtor, who, till then, is justified in making payment to the original creditor. Kames' Eq. B. 1, p. 1, s. 1.

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