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- n. A hearing in a civil case which is based on the content of a document, in which the plaintiff is required to produce the document.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A hearing or an inspection, as of a deed, bond, etc., .
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In law, a hearing or trial of causes.
- n. The production of a document or copy of a document which an adversary has mentioned in his pleading; anciently, the hearing of the reading of such document. In early times often called oyer and determiner.
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