Aide-Memoire


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Aide-Memoire

An informal summary of a contract or other legal document. The aide-memoire helps the reader (or writer) remember the contract's important points.
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We thought it would be good to have an aide-memoire because it is estimated there are one million facts that a doctors is exposed to.
Suddenly anxious that this may be mistaken for an aide-memoire,I slip it into the handbag.
His newly-published diary of life behind bars is an aide-memoire to society, highlighting the abysmal state of Britain's prisons.
The most vigorous speakers of this language proved to be the dancers of Israel's Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company, who shone in Rami Be'er's abstract, friezelike, yet seething Aide-Memoire.
The Thai government has expressed disagreement against the nuclear tests by submitting an aide-memoire each to the Indian and Pakistani ambassadors.
Makiko's diary may have been in part an aide-memoire to her as she learned the customs of her new family.
Chiro" documents the demise of Araki's beloved cat, a necessarily impermanent aide-memoire and a mental link of sorts to his wife, Yoko, who passed away from cancer in 1990.
Aide-Memoire ("Reminder"), artistic director Rami Be'er's multilayered, seventy-five-minute, minimalistic meditation on the persistent power of memory--in his case, memory of the Holocaust.
A broad array of the artist's seemingly stray spurs to creation was presented here, aide-memoire that make public the conventionally private: illustrations torn from magazines and newspapers; sketches, photographs, and snapshots of all types--ambient and ambivalent talismans of the artist's slowly achieved, ambitiously scaled drawings.