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declaration

1. the ruling of a judge or court on a question of law, esp in the chancery division of the High Court
2. Law an unsworn statement of a witness admissible in evidence under certain conditions
3. Cricket the voluntary closure of an innings before all ten wickets have fallen
4. Contract bridge the final contract
5. Cards an announcement of points made after taking a trick, as in bezique

declaration

[‚dek·lə′rā·shən]
(computer science)

declaration

In programming, an instruction or statement that defines some type of program element (fields, variables, functions, arrays, etc.), as well as resources. Declarations do not generally create executable code. More often, they describe the structures in the program so that the compiler knows how to deal with them.
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Earlier, when tabling the motion, Terence said all assemblymen, their spouses, children and also trustees in the statutory declaration should declare their assets.
The important thing was to declare the heritage properties and now we will be coming up with more properties to be declared as heritage in next meeting', he concluded.
Hafeez further said the deadline of June 30 would not be extended and that the scheme was the last opportunity for Pakistani citizens to declare previously undisclosed assets before the law takes its course.
Hafeez said the deadline of June 30 would not be extended and that the scheme was the last opportunity for Pakistani citizens to declare previously undisclosed assets before the law takes its course.
'Since it's important to share the list of properties to be declared heritage with the Heritage Conservation Board of the WCLA, we have been given a go-ahead to declare these premises as heritage properties.
Ont aussi augmente les investissements declares dans le gouvernorat de Siliana qui sont passes de 31.1 MD a 49.5 MD durant les huit premiers mois 2018, soit une hausse de 59%.
It says they shall in addition, declare their income, assets and liabilities prior to taking office and thereafter.
The chief of the Asset Declaration Department of the ACU, Cheng Bun Kheang, said about 5,800 CNRP officials had to declare the assets, but said the deadline depended on individual cases and when they left their jobs.
He went further to explain that it is not within the constitutional competences of the governor to declare the state of emergency.
Alun Michael argued it should be compulsory for all public servants, whether police officers, council officials or politicians, to declare if they are freemasons.
July 28: Austria declares war on Serbia which causes Russia to mobilise its troops.
The government made a decision to this effect concluding that the decision made by erstwhile Maoist-led government to declare martyrs only to the Maoist cadres killed in the decade-long insurgency was 'prejudiced'.