pronouncement by a court

pronouncement by a court
index award, holding (ruling of a court)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • pronouncement — I noun affirmation, announcement, annunciation, assertion, asseveration, authoritative statement, averment, comment, decision, declaration, decree, deliverance, dictum, edict, enunciation, expression, fiat, formal statement, imperative, judgment …   Law dictionary

  • pronouncement of sentence — The judgment of a court of criminal jurisdiction. Kennedy v Reid, 101 App DC 400, 249 F2d 492. The act of a court of criminal jurisdiction in formally declaring to the accused the legal consequences of the guilt which he has confessed or of which …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • pronouncement — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. report, declaration, statement; see announcement 1 , 2 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. declaration, statement, announcement, assertion, proclamation, decree, notification, manifesto. III (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. An …   English dictionary for students

  • pronouncement of judgment — The rendition of judgment by the court. 30A Am J Rev ed Judgm § 49. The rendition of judgment and direction for the entry thereof. People v Walker, 76 Cal App 192, 200, 244 P 94, 98 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • International Court of Justice — ICJ redirects here. For the commission, see International Commission of Jurists. World Court redirects here. For other uses, see World Court (disambiguation). Not to be confused with the International Criminal Court. International Court of… …   Wikipedia

  • holding — hold·ing 1 n 1: a ruling of a court upon an issue of law raised in a case: the pronouncement of law supported by the reasoning in a court s opinion compare decision, dictum, disposition …   Law dictionary

  • award — 1 vt [Anglo French awarder agarder to look at, decide on, impose, alteration of Old French esguarder to look at, from es , intensive prefix + guarder to guard] 1: to give in accordance with a judicial or administrative determination or decision… …   Law dictionary

  • rendition of judgment — Rendition of a judgment is effected when trial court in open court declares the decision of the law upon the matters at issue, and it is distinguishable from entry of judgment, which is a purely ministerial act by which the judgment is made of… …   Black's law dictionary

  • religion — religionless, adj. /ri lij euhn/, n. 1. a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe, esp. when considered as the creation of a superhuman agency or agencies, usually involving devotional and ritual observances, and… …   Universalium

  • Resolutions of the United Church of Christ — The United Church of Christ is a Christian denomination. Periodically, bodies within the United Church of Christ issue resolutions for various reasons. These statements may or may not be representative of the United Church of Christ. This article …   Wikipedia

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