part performance
part performance see performance

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

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  • part performance — Performance by a party to a contract which is less in extent than full or substantial performance as measured by the conditions of the agreement. 17 Am J2d Contr §§ 379 et seq. The doctrine that part performance of an oral contract for the sale… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • part-performance — >> statute of frauds. Webster s New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000 …   Law dictionary

  • part performance — incomplete execution of an action, unsatisfactory implementation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • performance — per·for·mance n 1: work done in employment unsatisfactory performance 2 a: what is required to be performed in fulfillment of a contract, promise, or obligation substituted a new performance in novation of the contract b: the fulfillment of a… …   Law dictionary

  • performance — The fulfillment or accomplishment of a promise, contract, or other obligation according to its terms, relieving such person of all further obligation or liability thereunder. See also execute execution part performance payment; substantial… …   Black's law dictionary

  • performance — Such a thorough fulfillment of a duty as puts an end to obligations by leaving nothing more to be done. Reid v Field, 83 Va 26, 32. The doing of the acts required by a contract at the time and place therefor and in the manner stipulated. 17 Am… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • part — An integral portion, something essentially belonging to a larger whole; that which together with another or others makes up a whole. First Mechanics Nat. Bank of Trenton v. Norris, 134 N.J.Eq. 229, 34 A.2d 746, 749. A portion, share, or purpart.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • PERFORMANCE (art et esthétique) — «Performance»: ce vocable – loin de désigner un quelconque exploit sportif – relève de ce qu’il est convenu de considérer comme du franglais ; directement issu du verbe to perform , «interpréter», il est attesté au début des années 1970 dans le… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Performance poetry — is poetry that is specifically composed for or during performance before an audience. During the 1980s, the term came into popular usage to describe poetry written or composed for performance rather than print distribution. Performance poetry is… …   Wikipedia

  • Performance tuning — is the improvement of system performance. This is typically a computer application, but the same methods can be applied to economic markets, bureaucracies or other complex systems. The motivation for such activity is called a performance problem …   Wikipedia

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