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present recollection refreshed

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

Legal Definition of present recollection refreshed

  1. :  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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