boilerplate

Definition

A standard form or template used in a contract or other legal document.

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I did not want to touch the boilerplate because I knew it would be really hot and might hurt me.

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You need to make sure that your boilerplate can handle any thing that you will throw at its way over time.

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The first three paragraphs of the new business partnership were confusing, overlong, and complicated because they were all legal boilerplate.

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