Allograph

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Definition: Allograph


Quick Summary of Allograph


A writing or signature made by one person for another.




Full Definition of Allograph


When a principal gives his or her agent the power to pay creditors, the checks written by the agent are allographs for the principal.

An autograph is the opposite of an allograph.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Allograph are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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