|1.||[ noun ] (law) an accusation of crime made by a grand jury on its own initiative|
|Related terms:||due_process law|
|2.||[ noun ] informing by words|
|Synonyms:||apprisal notifying telling|
|Related terms:||informing notice pink_slip advise|
|3.||[ noun ] a request for payment|
"the notification stated the grace period and the penalties for defaulting"
|Related terms:||request advise|