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To take notice of. A Commercial Paper that contains an express and absolute promise by the maker to pay to a specific individual, to order, or to bearer a definite sum of money on demand or at a specifically designated time.
n. a promissory note, a written statement of debt by one or more people to one or more people, with a statement of a specific amount owed or due, date it is due, interest (if any) on the amount, and other terms such as installments, penalty for late payment, full amount due if delinquent, how secured (as by real property), and attorneys' fees and costs if required to collect on the note. (See: promissory note)
note(Brief comment), noun abstract, adnotatio, billet, brief, codicilli, comment, commentary, communication, dispatch, entry, epistula, exegesis, explanatory comment, explanatory remark, footnote, gloss, marginal annotation, memorandum, message, minute, missive, record, reminder, scholium, short letter, statement, word of explanation
Associated concepts: note of issue
note(Written promise to pay), noun bond, check, debenture, draft, money order, negotiable instrument, neeotiable paper, voucher
Associated concepts: accommodation note, bank note, bearer notes, cognovit note, commercial paper, negotiable note, promissory note, treasury note
note(Notice), verb acknowledge, advert to, appreciate, attend, be attentive, become aware, beeome conscious, cognize, direct attention to, discern, fix attention on, give attention to, hearken to, heed, look at, make out, mark, mind, observe, pay attention to, pay heed to, perceive, realize, regard, see, take account of, take cognizance of, take notice, turn attention to, watch, witness
note(Record), verb adnotare, annotate, calendar, chronicle, commit to writing, docket, document, enregister, enter, jot down, keep accounts, log, make a memorandum, make an entry, mark, mark down, pen, put in writing, put on paper, put on record, scribe, set down, take down, write, write down
See also: attend, bill, book, capsule, check, comment, concern, coupon, denote, designate, discern, dispatch, distinction, draft, eminence, emphasis, enter, entry, hear, heed, importance, indicant, indication, indicator, instrument, interest, invoice, itemize, marginalia, memorandum, mention, message, muse, notation, notice, observation, observe, outline, perceive, perception, pierce, prestige, record, reference, regard, remark, remind, reminder, report, reputation, respect, set down, significance, study, summary, symbol, synopsis, transmittal, watch, witness
NOTE, estates, conv., practice. The fourth part of a fine of lands: it is an abstract of the writ of covenant and concord, and is only a, doequet taken by the chirographer, from which he draws up the indenture. It is sometimes taken in the old books for the concord. Cruise, Dig. tit. 35, c. 2, 51.