Proceedings of a society
Proceeding Pro*ceed"ing, n. 1. The act of one who proceeds, or who prosecutes a design or transaction; progress or movement from one thing to another; a measure or step taken in a course of business; a transaction; as, an illegal proceeding; a cautious or a violent proceeding. [1913 Webster]

The proceedings of the high commission. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]

2. pl. (Law) The course of procedure in the prosecution of an action at law. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]

{Proceedings of a society}, the published record of its action, or of things done at its meetings. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Procedure; measure; step, See {Transaction}. [1913 Webster]


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