binding

binding bind‧ing [ˈbaɪndɪŋ] adjective LAW
a binding contract/​promise/​agreement etc a promise, agreement etc that must be kept:

• Participants in the world trade talks have agreed to negotiate specific binding commitments.

• a legally binding agreement between the parties

a binding contract/​promise/​agreement etc on/​upon

• No addition to these terms is binding on the buyer unless agreed in writing.

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binding UK US /ˈbaɪndɪŋ/ adjective
used to describe an agreement, contract, etc. that cannot be changed or stopped: »

Once signed, these documents are legally binding.

binding on sb »

The court ruled that verbal distribution agreements are binding on both parties.

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a binding agreement/contract/commitment


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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