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res

noun \ ˈrās , ˈrēz \

Definition of res

plural res
: a particular thing : matter used especially in legal phrases

Origin and Etymology of res

Latin — more at real


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res

abbreviation

Definition of res

1 research
2 reservation
3 reserve
4 reservoir
5 residence; resident
6 resolution

RES Defined for Kids

res.

abbreviation

Definition of res. for Students

residence

Medical Dictionary

RES

abbreviation

medical Definition of RES

reticuloendothelial system

Law Dictionary

res

noun \ ˈrās, ˈrēz \

legal Definition of res

1 : a thing (as a property, interest, or status) as opposed to a person that is the object of rights and especially that is the subject matter of litigation
  • a court with jurisdiction over the res of the suit
— compare in personam, in rem, quasi in rem
2 : corpus
  • the res of the trust was the marital home
  • Stopka v. Commercial Embroidery, Inc., 428 N.E.2d 1130 (1981)

Origin and Etymology of res

Latin



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