rehear

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verb re·hear \ (ˌ)rē-ˈhir \

Definition of rehear

reheard play \-ˈhərd\; rehearing play \-ˈhir-iŋ\
transitive verb
: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 play \-ˈhərd\; rehearing
: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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