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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Proposal  \Pro*pos"al\,  n.  [From  {Propose}.] 
  1.  That  which  is  proposed,  or  propounded  for  consideration  or 
  acceptance;  a  scheme  or  design;  terms  or  conditions 
  proposed;  offer;  as  to  make  proposals  for  a  treaty  of 
  peace;  to  offer  proposals  for  erecting  a  building;  to  make 
  proposals  of  marriage.  ``To  put  forth  proposals  for  a 
  book.''  --Macaulay. 
 
  2.  (Law)  The  offer  by  a  party  of  what  he  has  in  view  as  to  an 
  intended  business  transaction,  which  with  acceptance, 
  constitutes  a  contract. 
 
  Syn:  Proffer;  tender;  overture.  See  {Proposition}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  proposal 
  n  1:  something  proposed  (as  a  plan) 
  2:  an  offer  of  marriage  [syn:  {marriage  proposal},  {proposal  of 
  marriage},  {marriage  offer}] 
  3:  the  act  of  making  a  proposal;  "they  listened  to  her 
  proposal" 




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