There are 2 definitions of stipulate in English:

stipulate1

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Pronunciation: /ˈstɪpjʊleɪt
 
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verb

[with object]
  • Demand or specify (a requirement), typically as part of an agreement: he stipulated certain conditions before their marriage (as adjective stipulated) the stipulated time has elapsed
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    • The requirement was stipulated in his bail conditions, a top prosecutor said on Tuesday.
    • Among the requirements is an agreement stipulating the areas of collaboration between the foreign design firm and its mainland counterpart.
    • The advice line has an automated system into which you input your holiday plans and by return get a tailored information pack stipulating both what is required and what advised.
    Synonyms
    specify, set down, set out, lay down, set forth, state clearly; demand, require, insist on, make a condition of, make a precondition/proviso of, prescribe, impose; Law provide

Derivatives

stipulatory

adjective

Origin

early 17th century: from Latin stipulat- 'demanded as a formal promise', from the verb stipulari.

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There are 2 definitions of stipulate in English:

stipulate2

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Pronunciation: /ˈstɪpjʊlət
 
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adjective

Botany
  • (Of a leaf or plant) having stipules.
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    • Both have woody trunks and woody roots as well as stipulate leaf bases.
    • This observation contradicts his view that the stipules of Lactoris are probably not indicative of relationship with other stipulate plants.

Origin

late 18th century: from Latin stipula (see stipule) + -ate2.

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