Clause – meaning of the word and examples

A particular part of a written legal document, for example a law passed by Parliament or a contract. (Cambridge Dictionary)

clause is a section of a legal document. (Collins Dictionary)

A particular and separate article, stipulation, or proviso in a treaty, bill, or contract. (Oxford Dictionaries)

A unit of grammatical organisation next below the sentence in rank and in traditional grammar said to consist of a subject and predicate. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Examples

Limitation of liability clause.

A limitation of liability clause (sometimes referred to simply as a liability clause) is the section in a contracted agreement that specifies the damages that one party will be obligated to provide to the other under terms and conditions stipulated in the contract.

https://whatis.techtarget.com/definition/liability-clause

Clauses are the building blocks of English sentences, groups of words that contain a subject and a verb.

https://www.theschoolrun.com/what-is-a-clause

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