posting
post·ing n
1: the transfer of an entry or item from a book or file of original entry to the proper account in a ledger; also: the record produced by such a transfer
2: the actual crediting or debiting of an account (as in payment of a draft)
charged interest from the posting date of the credit card transaction

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

posting
The act of entering financial transactions into bookkeeping records or transferring data to a general ledger.
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


posting
n. A form of substitute process service by which the document is displayed in a prominent place, in order to assure public notice. It is usually used as a last resort, when all other attempts at service have failed. A method of publishing an ordinance by affixing it to the courthouse door.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


posting
In accounting, the act of transferring an original entry to a ledger. The act of mailing a document. A form of substituted service of process consisting of displaying the process in a prominent place when other forms of service are unavailing.
In connection with trespass statutes, the act of placing or affixing signs on private property in a manner to give notice of the trespass.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


posting
In accounting, the act of transferring an original entry to a ledger. The act of mailing a document. A form of substituted service of process consisting of displaying the process in a prominent place when other forms of service are unavailing.
 
In connection with trespass statutes, the act of placing or affixing signs on private property in a manner to give notice of the trespass.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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