Definitions for proceedingprəˈsi dɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. proceeding, legal proceeding, proceedings(noun)

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

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. proceeding(Noun)

    The act of one who proceeds, or who prosecutes a design or transaction

  2. proceeding(Noun)

    Progress or movement from one thing to another.

  3. proceeding(Noun)

    A measure or step taken in a course of business; a transaction; as, an illegal proceeding; a cautious or a violent proceeding.

    The proceedings of the high commission. --Macaulay.

  4. proceeding(Noun)

    Plural, see proceedings.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Proceeding

    of Proceed

  2. Proceeding(noun)

    the act of one who proceeds, or who prosecutes a design or transaction; progress or movement from one thing to another; a measure or step taken in a course of business; a transaction; as, an illegal proceeding; a cautious or a violent proceeding

  3. Proceeding(noun)

    the course of procedure in the prosecution of an action at law

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    Rank popularity for the word 'proceeding' in Nouns Frequency: #1052


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