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memorandum

mem·o·ran·dum

memorandum

 
pronunciation:
me m raen dm
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: noun
inflections: memoranda, memorandums
definition 1: a short written reminder.
A memorandum was sent around the office concerning the date of the company picnic.
synonyms:
memo, note, reminder
similar words:
jotting, line
definition 2: an informal written message, as between two employees or departments in the same business or other organization.
synonyms:
memo
similar words:
letter, line, message, note
definition 3: in law, a record or written statement or summary, as of the terms of an agreement.
synonyms:
brief
similar words:
minutes, note, record, summary
definition 4: an informal but official diplomatic communication.
similar words:
note
Word Parts
The word memorandum contains the following part:
memor, member, membr Latin root that means memory
synonyms:
mne, mnes, mnest