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Proceeding

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Noun

1. legal proceeding, proceeding, proceedings

(law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked

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Proceeding

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noun
1. 
an act or course of action
2. 
a. 
the institution of a legal action
b. 
any step taken in a legal action
3. (plural)
the minutes of the meetings of a club, society, etc
4. (plural)
legal action; litigation
5. (plural)
the events of an occasion, meeting, etc

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Proceeding

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noun
1. 
an advancing or going on with what one has been doing
2. 
the carrying on of an action or course of action
3. 
a particular action or course of action
4.  [pl.]
a record of the business transacted by a learned society or other organized group
5. 
a.  [pl.]
legal action
b. 
the taking of legal action

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Proceeding

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n.
1. A course of action; a procedure.
2. proceedings A sequence of events occurring at a particular place or occasion: hectic proceedings in the kitchen.
3. proceedings A record of business carried on by a society or other organization; minutes.
4. Law
a. often proceedings Legal action; litigation.
b. often proceedings The activities and hearings of a legal body or administrative agency.
c. The institution or pursuance of legal action.

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