- A piece of written work, such as a deed or lease, that provides information
- A record, such as a written document, photograph, or recording, that can serve as evidence
- A formal paper, like a license, used to validate or support something, like a right or privilege
- The process of supplying evidence through documentary proof
- The process of supporting information with precise citations from credible sources
- The act of provisioning a ship with necessary papers, known as ship's papers
- The real estate agent asked the buyer to sign the document to finalize the purchase.
- The attorney produced the document in court as evidence to support the case.
- In order to sail internationally, the captain had to ensure the ship was properly documented.