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In a printed, written, or typed document. It's right there in writing that employees caught taking office supplies will be fired immediately. Please send me an email summarizing this conversation, so I have it all in writing should the issue come up in the future.
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in written form rather that spoken. (*Typically: get something ~; have something ~; put something ~.) Be sure to get their salary offer in writing.
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in ˈwritingin the form of a letter, document, etc. (that gives proof of something): All telephone reservations must be confirmed in writing. ♢ You should get his promises in writing.
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