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General Edit

An electronic document is "[t]he digital or computer equivalent of paper documents."[1]

U.S. government Edit

An electronic document is

[r]ecorded information that is recorded in a form that requires a computer or other machine to process it. Includes word processing documents; electronic mail messages; documents released under the Electronic Freedom of Information Act amendments; documents transmitted via Electronic Data Interchange; Internet and intranet postings; numerical and textual spreadsheets and databases; electronic files; optical images; software; and information systems.[2]

References Edit

  1. Internet Banking: Comptroller's Handbook, at 70.
  2. EPA, Vocabulary Catalog List Detail - Records Glossary (full-text).

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