Obligation

[Harwood, Maryland] Obligation is a historic home at Harwood, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States. It was begun in 1743 and later enlarged in 1827, to two and one-half stories. The house was built for Thomas Stockett III, and was enlarged to its present configuration during the ownership of his grandson, Joseph Noble Stockett (1779...
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obligation

[Noun] A duty, a moral or legal requirement.
Example: Everyone has a legal obligation to fill in the census form.
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obligation

[n] - the state of being obligated to do or pay something 2. [n] - a personal relation in which one is indebted for a service or favor 3. [n] - a legal agreement specifying a payment or action and the penalty for failure to comply
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obligation

In politics, the duty of individuals to obey the laws of their state and, generally, to accept the authority of its government. The basis of political obligation has been depicted as a contract...
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Obligation

Ob'li·ga'tion noun [ French obligation . Latin obligatio . See Oblige .] 1. The act of obligating. 2. That which obligates or constrains; the binding power of a promise, contract, oath, or vow, or of law; that which constitutes legal or moral duty. « A tend...
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obligation

noun a legal agreement specifying a payment or action and the penalty for failure to comply
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Obligation

A legal responsibility, such as to repay a debt.
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Obligation

• (n.) Any act by which a person becomes bound to do something to or for anouther, or to forbear something; external duties imposed by law, promise, or contract, by the relations of society, or by courtesy, kindness, etc. • (n.) The act of obligating. • (n.) A bond with a condition annexed, and a penalty for nonfulfillment. In a larg...
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obligation

(from the article `property law`) ...Roman legal thought focused on the interests of the owner of a thing to the expense of those of others, but also in the fundamental separation ...
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obligation

obligation 1. The act of binding oneself by a social, legal, or moral tie. 2. A social, legal, or moral requirement; such as, a duty, contract, or promise that compels one to follow or avoid a particular course of action. 3. A course of action imposed by society, the law, or one's conscience by which a person is bound or restricted. 4. The const...
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obligation

a legal agreement specifying a payment or action
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Obligation

This may be said to be present whenever a necessity of any kind is laid upon any one to do a certain thing. Here the term 'obligation' may refer either to the necessity of his doing the act or to the act which it is necessary for him to do. Always, in any case of obligation, there is a kind of necessity for someone to do something. This is true in....
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Obligation

The requirement to do what is imposed by law, promise, or contract; a duty. In its general and most extensive sense, obligation is synonymous with duty. In a more technical meaning, it is a tie which binds us to pay or to do something agreeably to the laws and customs of the country in which the obligation is made. The term obligation also signif.....
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Obligation

n.Legal responsibility to make payment of money owed to someone and supported by legal documents or performance of a certain duty or task because of a promise or a contract bound by law.
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obligation

n. a legal duty to pay or do something.
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Obligation

An obligation is a course of action that someone is required to take, whether legal or moral. There are also obligations in other normative contexts, such as obligations of etiquette, social obligations, and possibly in terms of politics, where obligations are requirements which must be fulfilled. These are generally legal obligations, which can i...
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Obligation

A legal responsibility, such as to repay a debt.
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Obligation

A legal duty to pay or do something.
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obligation

the state of being bound to do or pay something
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