Noun stipulation has 3 senses
  1. stipulation, judicial admission - (law) an agreement or concession made by parties in a judicial proceeding (or by their attorneys) relating to the business before the court; must be in writing unless they are part of the court record; "a stipulation of fact was made in order to avoid delay"
    --1 is a kind of concession
  2. condition, precondition, stipulation - an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else
    --2 is a kind of premise, premiss, assumption
    --2 has particulars: boundary condition; provision, proviso
  3. stipulation, specification - a restriction that is insisted upon as a condition for an agreement
    --3 is a kind of restriction
    Derived form: verb stipulate1