incorporate by reference

incorporate by reference
In documents, to include language from another document by referring to it (rather than repeating it). For example: Plaintiff incorporates by reference all of the allegations contained in the First and Second Causes of Action set forth above.
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

incorporate by reference
   to include language from another document or elsewhere in a document by reference rather than repeat it. Typical language: "Plaintiff incorporates by reference all of the allegations contained in the First and Second Causes of Action hereinabove stated."

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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