rehear

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verb re·hear \(ˌ)rē-ˈhir\

Definition of rehear

reheard

play \-ˈhərd\;

rehearing

play \-ˈhir-iŋ\
  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to hear again or anew especially judicially

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First Known Use of rehear

1675


Law Dictionary

rehear

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transitive verb re·hear \ˌrē-ˈhir\

Legal Definition of rehear

reheard

\-ˈhərd\ play

rehearing

  1. :  to consider again or anew after decision or dismissal in the same or another forum :  hold an additional hearing about would defer to an arbitrator's decision without rehearing the matter — M. A. Kelly

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