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English noun: proceedings

1. proceedings (act) (law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked

Synonymslegal proceeding, proceeding

Broader (hypernym)due process, due process of law

Narrower (hyponym)action, action at law, adoption, appeal, bankruptcy, case, causa, cause, foreclosure, hearing, intervention, judicial proceeding, lawsuit, legal action, litigation, naturalisation, naturalization, procedure, receivership, review, suit, trial

Domain categoryjurisprudence, law

2. proceedings (communication) a written account of what transpired at a meeting

Synonymsminutes, transactions

Broader (hypernym)written account, written record

Narrower (hyponym)Congressional Record, Hansard

Part meronymminute book

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