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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked.

Usage examples (32)
  • Noun : Our proceeding down the mountain was hindered by mud slides. ,to institute proceedings against a person
  • Noun : The proceeds from the deal were divided equally among us
  • I smile to find such a word proceeding from my pen.
  • The whole proceeding is exceedingly untradesmanlike. for more
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