Blotter


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Blotter

A written record of arrests and other occurrences maintained by the police. The report kept by the police when a suspect is booked, which involves the written recording of facts about the person's arrest and the charges against him or her.

BLOTTER, mer. law. A book among merchants, in which entries of sales, &c. are first made.
     2. This book, containing the original entries, is received in evidence, when supported by the oaths or affirmations of those who keep it. See Original entry.

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Isolation of seed-borne fungi has been carried out by different groups on the both standard agar and blotter plate method as described by ISTA and Rice Seed Health Testing Manual by IRRI.
Independente do tratamento da semente (com e sem endocarpo) e do metodo de analise (BDA e blotter test), no geral, os fungos Fusarium spp.
Abbreviations: AOSA, Association of Official Seed Analysts; BB, between blotters; CFIA, Canadian Food Inspection Agency; GA, Gibberellic acid; ISTA, International Seed Testing Association; KER, Kernen Crop Research Farm; SF, Seed Research Farm; TB, top of blotters.
The Charleston City Paper's "Blotter" has even changed how its writer, Bill Davis, introduces himself at parties: "If I say I'm assistant editor of City Paper, and that doesn't get a number of 'oohs' and 'ahhs,' I say, 'Oh, yeah, and I write 'The Blotter.
THESE Seal-On blotters are an alternative to plasters and a must have product to keep in the bathroom for shaving nicks.
In front of the reconstruction of Rousseau's tomb in Ermenonville, I ingested a blotter of "Mad Hatter.
Churchill's blotter in the map room where he master- minded major battles got a soaking.
In a separate decision last December, the court upheld another law, this one from California, aimed at shutting off the commercial use of police blotter information.
MARK: The model I saw was about the size of a large desk blotter piled six inches high with books.
At the time, Edward Moore Kennedy's only public record was on the blotter of the Virginia State Police, who issued speeding tickets to the University of Virginia Law School student.
With each filter blotter type that was studied, the absorbance ratio of the WT reaction to the mutant reaction in normal samples was significantly higher (Mann-Whitney U-test, P <0.
The collectables, including a walnut mounted desk blotter and matching cigarette lighter, were discovered among a treasure trove of items gathering dust in a shed.