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rehearing

noun

Definition of rehearing

  1. :  a second or new hearing by the same tribunal



1686

First Known Use of rehearing

1686


Law Dictionary

rehearing

noun re·hear·ing \ˌrē-ˈhir-iŋ\

Legal Definition of rehearing

  1. :  a reconsideration of a cause (as an appeal) after final decision or dismissal usu. by the same tribunal that is usu. granted due to some error in the original hearing and that may encompass new matters (as evidence or issues)




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