What is engrossment?

Some articles on engrossment:

Civil Law Notary - Notarial Instruments - Forms
... From the minute copy the notary extends a fully engrossed execution copy, known as an engrossment (Fr/Du grosse, It spedizione in forma esecutiva, Sp testimonio, copia autorizada, Ger Ausfertigung ... appearers are generally only entitled to one engrossment, so any other copy issued thereafter is a notarial exemplified copy which does not contain the appearers' fresh signatures and lacks the formalities of the ... are passed in private form, that is, only an engrossment is produced and issued to the appearer, and the notary does not retain a minute copy ...

More definitions of "engrossment":

  • (noun): The quality of being intent and concentrated.
    Synonyms: intentness