rehearing definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A new hearing of a case by the same court or other administrative tribunal in which it was originally heard.
rehearing - Legal Definition
A second hearing or retrial before the same court that already ruled to reconsider the issue on the grounds that there was an error or omission during the first time around. The pleadings and evidence already introduced in the first trial will remain in evidence.
Variant of rehear
- rehearing noun