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Definition of Voucher

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certificate that bears monetary value, coupon; receipt; authorizer, endorser
Voucher Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
The tenant in a writ of right; one who calls in another to establish his warranty of title. In common recoveries, there may be a single voucher or double vouchers.
  
(n.)
The act of calling in a person to make good his warranty of title in the old form of action for the recovery of lands.
  
(n.)
One who vouches, or gives witness or full attestation, to anything.
  
(n.)
A book, paper, or document which serves to vouch the truth of accounts, or to confirm and establish facts of any kind; also, any acquittance or receipt showing the payment of a debt; as, the merchant's books are his vouchers for the correctness of his accounts; notes, bonds, receipts, and other writings, are used as vouchers in proving facts.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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voucher
\vouch"er\ (?), n.
1. one who vouches, or gives witness or full attestation, to anything. will his vouchers vouch him no more? the great writers of that age stand up together as vouchers for one another's reputation.
2. a book, paper, or document which serves to vouch the truth of accounts, or to confirm and establish facts of any kind; also, any acquittance or receipt showing the payment of a debt; as, the merchant's books are his vouchers for the correctness of his accounts; notes, bonds, receipts, and other writings, are used as vouchers in proving facts.
3. (law) (a) the act of calling in a person to make good his warranty of title in the old form of action for the recovery of lands. (b) the tenant in a writ of right; one who calls in another to establish his warranty of title. in common recoveries, there may be a single voucher or double vouchers.
voucher
n
1. someone who vouches for another or for the correctness of a statement [syn: verifier]


2. a negotiable certificate that can be detached and redeemed as needed [syn: coupon]




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 luncheon voucher 
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
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WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. someone who vouches for another or for the correctness of a statement
(synonym) verifier
(hypernym) supporter, protagonist, champion, admirer, booster, friend
(derivation) guarantee, vouch
2. a document that serves as evidence of some expenditure
(hypernym) document, written document, papers
3. a negotiable certificate that can be detached and redeemed as needed
(synonym) coupon
(hypernym) commercial document, commercial instrument
(hyponym) book token
Voucher Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
MONASH Marketing Dictionary
a type of consumer sales promotion in which vouchers (or coupons) sent by mail or included in newspaper advertisements, etc. can be exchanged for merchandise to encourage trial of a new product.
2004 (c) Copyright & Reprint Courtesy of the Dept. of Marketing, Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University; edited by Mr. Don Bradmore.
Voucher Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Dictionary
To dream of vouchers, foretells that patient toil will defeat idle scheming to arrest fortune from you.

To sign one, denotes that you have the aid and confidence of those around you, despite the evil workings of enemies.

To lose one, signifies that you will have a struggle for your rights with relatives.
  
Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project
Voucher Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
A voucher is a bond which is worth a certain monetary value and which may be spent only for specific reasons or on specific goods. Examples include (but are not limited to) housing, travel, and food vouchers. The term voucher is also a synonym for receipt and is often used to refer to receipts used as evidence of, for example, the declaration that a service has been performed or that an expenditure has been made.

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Voucher Definition from Law Dictionaries & Glossaries
The 'Lectric Law Library
An account book in which are entered the acquittances, or warrants for the accountant's discharge. It also signifies any acquittance or receipt, which is evidence of payment, or of the debtor's being discharged.

common recoveries. The voucher in common recoveries, is the person on whom the tenant to the praecipe calls to defend the title to the land, because he is supposed to have warranted the title to him at the time of the original purchase.

The person usually employed for this purpose is the cryer of the court, who is therefore called the common voucher.
   

This entry contains material from Bouvier's Legal Dictionary, a work published in the 1850's.
Courtesy of the 'Lectric Law Library.