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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dock·et /ˈdɑkət/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dock·et n.
 1. A small piece of paper or parchment, containing the heads of a writing; a summary or digest.
 2. A bill tied to goods, containing some direction, as the name of the owner, or the place to which they are to be sent; a label.
 3. Law (a) An abridged entry of a judgment or proceeding in an action, or register or such entries; a book of original, kept by clerks of courts, containing a formal list of the names of parties, and minutes of the proceedings, in each case in court. (b) (U. S.) A list or calendar of causes ready for hearing or trial, prepared for the use of courts by the clerks.
 4. A list or calendar of business matters to be acted on in any assembly.
 On the docket, in hand; in the plan; under consideration; in process of execution or performance. [Colloq.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dock·et, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Docketed; p. pr. & vb. n. Docketing.]
 1. To make a brief abstract of  (a writing) and indorse it on the back of the paper, or to indorse the title or contents on the back of; to summarize; as, to docket letters and papers.
 2. Law (a) To make a brief abstract of and inscribe in a book; as, judgments regularly docketed. (b) To enter or inscribe in a docket, or list of causes for trial.
 3. To mark with a ticket; as, to docket goods.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: (law) the calendar of a court; the list of cases to be tried
           or a summary of the court's activities
      2: a temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to
         [syn: agenda, schedule]
      v 1: place on the docket for legal action; "Only 5 of the 120
           cases docketed were tried"
      2: make a summary or abstract of a legal document and inscribe
         it in a list