From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsignatorysig‧na‧to‧ry /ˈsɪɡnətəri $ -tɔːri/ noun (plural signatories) [countable] 🔊 🔊 SIGN YOUR NAMEone of the people, organizations, or countries that signs an officialagreementsignatory to/of 🔊 The UK is a signatory to the Berne Convention. 🔊 the signatories of the Helsinki Declaration
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signatory• Currently there are 39 signatories, of whom 25 have scientificresearchprogrammes on the continent.• The initialdraft had stipulated that mining could begin only if all signatoriesagreed.• It is best practice for the accountant to discuss with the band who should be the chequesignatories on this account.• Other nations, which are not signatories to the treaty, are understood to be developing nuclearweapons.• This would be in the artist's name, with the manager as the solesignatory.• According to the Svalbard treaty, the signatoriesretain the right to exploit any minerals.• There is also the danger that small, local agreements spin out of control as tradeimbalances grow among their signatories.signatory to/of• a meeting of the 35 signatories of the Helsinki Pact• I thought that the hon. Gentleman was a signatory to the report.• So far, many signatories to the new deal have resisted the painfulstructural changes that are necessary.• Other nations, which are not signatories to the treaty, are understood to be developing nuclear weapons.• The signatories of the Appealargued that women had adequateopportunity to make their influence felt in local government.From Longman Business Dictionarysignatorysig‧na‧to‧ry /ˈsɪgnətəri-tɔːri/ noun (plural signatories) [countable] formalLAWone of the people or countries that sign an official agreementWe will accept a copy invoice which bears a company stamp and the signature of an authorised signatory.signatory to/ofMost Western countries are signatories to this agreement.Experts from 118 signatory countries met in Geneva.