blotter definition

  • noun:
    • a bit or pad of blotting paper.
    • a novel containing daily records of events or transactions: a police blotter.
    • some blotting report in a pad as some work desk furniture
    • an everyday register of arrests and other occasions in a police section
    • a person who, or what, blots; esp. a device for absorbing superfluous ink.
    • A wastebook, which entries of deals are built as they take place.
    • A piece of blotting-paper or any other unit for taking in an excess of ink or other liquid, used especially in writing.
    • In com., a waste-book for which tend to be recorded all transactions in the near order of their occurrence.
    • the present record of arrests and fees in a police workplace: called in the uk a charge-sheet.
    • absorbent paper used to dry ink
    • the daily written record of events (as arrests) in a police station

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