Etymology
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docket (n.)

mid-15c., "a summary or abstract," of unknown origin, perhaps a diminutive form related to dock (v.). An early form was doggette. Meaning "list of lawsuits to be tried" is from 1709.

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Definitions of docket
1
docket (v.)
place on the docket for legal action;
Only 5 of the 120 cases docketed were tried
docket (v.)
make a summary or abstract of a legal document and inscribe it in a list;
2
docket (n.)
(law) the calendar of a court; the list of cases to be tried or a summary of the court's activities;
docket (n.)
a temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to;
Synonyms: agenda / schedule
From wordnet.princeton.edu