noun Date: 1686 a second or new hearing by the same tribunal

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  • rehearing — re·hear·ing /ˌrē hir iŋ/ n: a reconsideration of a cause (as an appeal) after final decision or dismissal usu. by the same tribunal that is usu. granted due to some error in the original hearing and that may encompass new matters (as evidence or… …   Law dictionary

  • rehearing — /ree hear ing/, n. Law. a second presentation of the evidence and arguments of a case before the court of original presentation. [1680 90; RE + HEARING] * * * …   Universalium

  • rehearing — re·hear·ing || ‚rɪː hɪrɪŋ / hɪər n. additional hearing, additional presentation of a court case rɪː hɪr / hɪə v. hear again, reperceive by listening; reconsider a judicial case …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rehearing — noun hear (a case or plaintiff) in a court again. → rehear …   English new terms dictionary

  • rehearing — re·hearing …   English syllables

  • rehearing — re•hear•ing [[t]riˈhɪər ɪŋ[/t]] n. law a second presentation of the evidence and arguments of a case before the court of original presentation • Etymology: 1680–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • rehearing — Second consideration of cause for purpose of calling to court s or administrative board s attention any error, omission, or oversight in first consideration. A retrial of issues which presumes notice to parties entitled thereto and opportunity… …   Black's law dictionary

  • rehearing — A new hearing and a new consideration of the case by the court in which the suit was originally heard, and upon the pleadings and depositions already in the case. Read v Patterson, 44 NJ Eq 211, 10 A 385. A hearing granted by all appellate court… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • rehearing — noun the act of hearing again (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑relistening • Hypernyms: ↑listening, ↑hearing …   Useful english dictionary

  • rehearing on appeal — See rehearing; trial de novo …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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