countersignature

[koun-ter-sig-nuh-cher]
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noun

a signature added by way of countersigning.

Nearby words

  1. counterscarp,
  2. countershading,
  3. countershaft,
  4. countershock,
  5. countersign,
  6. countersink,
  7. counterspy,
  8. counterstain,
  9. counterstamp,
  10. counterstatement

Origin of countersignature

First recorded in 1835–45; counter(sign) + signature

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