from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A legal action whose outcome is likely to set a precedent or test the constitutionality of a statute.
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- n. A legal action intended to set a precedent.
- n. Any of a set of conditions and variables used to test an application.
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- n. a representative legal action whose outcome is likely to become a precedent
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