journal


journal
I noun acta diurna, biographical record, cash-book, chronicle, chronology, contemporary account, daily paper, daily register, daybook, diary, ephemeris, gazette, historical record, ledger, log, logbook, magazine, narrative, periodical, record, register, serial II index calendar (record of yearly periods), dossier, record, register

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


journal
n.
(1) A daily record of transactions, business, proceedings, appointments, events and occurrences, etc.
(2) A periodical publication covering a particular profession or field.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


journal
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → Business Accounting, Bookkeeping & Finances
Category: Business Cash Flow Problems & Bankruptcy
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → Business Tax & Deductions
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement → Taxes → Tax Audits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


journal
A book or log in which entries are made to record events on a daily basis. A book where transactions or events are recorded as they occur.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


journal
A book or log in which entries are made to record events on a daily basis. A book where transactions or events are recorded as they occur.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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  • Journal — Jour nal, n. [F. journal. See {Journal}, a.] [1913 Webster] 1. A diary; an account of daily transactions and events. Specifically: (a) (Bookkeeping) A book of accounts, in which is entered a condensed and grouped statement of the daily… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Journal — Jour nal, a. [F., fr. L. diurnalis diurnal, fr. diurnus belonging to the day, fr. dies day. See {Diurnal}.] Daily; diurnal. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Whiles from their journal labors they did rest. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • JOURNAL — adj. m. Qui est relatif à chaque jour. Il ne se dit guère que dans cette locution, Livre journal, Registre où l on écrit, jour par jour et de suite, ce qu on reçu ou payé, acheté ou vendu, etc. On a dit aussi, dans le même sens, Papier journal,… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • JOURNAL — adj. m. Qui est relatif à chaque jour. Il ne se dit guère que dans cette locution, Livre journal, et plus souvent substantivement Journal, Registre où l’on écrit, jour par jour et de suite, ce qu’on a reçu ou payé, acheté ou vendu, etc. JOURNAL… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • Journal — A journal (through French from late Latin diurnalis , daily) has several related meanings: * a daily record of events or business; a private journal is usually referred to as a diary. * a newspaper or other periodical, in the literal sense of one …   Wikipedia

  • Journal — Das Wort Journal [ʒʊrˈnaːl] bezeichnet: Journal (Magazin), ein dem Magazin ähnliches journalistisches Produkt Journal (Buch), eine Form des Tage bzw. Notizbuchs ein Instrument der chronologischen Buchführung, siehe Buchführung ein ehemaliges… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • journal — noun Etymology: Middle English, service book containing the day hours, from Anglo French jurnal, from jurnal, adjective, daily, from Latin diurnalis, from diurnus of the day, from dies day more at deity Date: 15th century 1. a. a record of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Journal pagination — refers to the manner in which academic journals assign page numbers to their publications. Academic journals usually organize their published articles into volumes (often by year) and issues (anywhere from 2 24 per year). When a journal restarts… …   Wikipedia

  • Journal Communications — Journal Communications, Inc. nyse|JRN is a a publicly traded media company based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It publishes the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel , a daily newspaper, and it also owns television stations, radio stations and weekly newspapers …   Wikipedia

  • Journal Watch — is a series of topic specific newsletters written for physicians and other health professionals. It is published by the Massachusetts Medical Society and is a sibling publication to the New England Journal of Medicine .Journal Watch distributes… …   Wikipedia

  • Journal Citation Reports — ( JCR ) is an annual publication by the Institute of Scientific Information, a division of Thomson Scientific. It provides information about academic journals in the sciences and social sciences. It was originally published as a part of Science… …   Wikipedia


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