present recollection refreshed

noun
present rec·ol·lec·tion re·freshed | \-ˌre-kə-ˈlek-shən-\

Legal Definition of present recollection refreshed 

: a rule of evidence allowing the use of a writing to jog the memory of a witness and enable the witness to testify about things newly remembered

called also present recollection revived

— compare past recollection recorded

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