Definitions

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  • n. the legal document stating the reasons for a judicial decision

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Examples

  • The legal opinion as to heirlooms in The Eustace Diamonds was written for me by Charles Merewether, the present Member for Northampton.

    Autobiography of Anthony Trollope

  • But if I see him personally and give it as my legal opinion that the fact of the crime’s being committed inside Rome on a day of triumph by a Roman citizen assassin outweighs Bomilcar’s noncitizen status — why, I think I can allay his fears.

    The First Man in Rome

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