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  • n. Plural form of proceeding.
  • n. The course of procedure in the prosecution of an action at law. (Can we date this quote?) Blackstone.
  • n. The published record of its action, or of things done at its meetings.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a written account of what transpired at a meeting
  • n. (law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked

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