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confidential communication

noun con·fi·den·tial communication \ˌkän-fə-ˈden-chəl-\

Legal Definition of confidential communication

  1. :  a communication between parties to a confidential relation (as husband and wife, attorney and client, or doctor and patient) such that the recipient of the communication has a privilege exempting him or her from disclosing it as a witness —called also privileged communication


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