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one that is representative of a group or class

a legal proceeding to demand justice or enforce a right

a course of reasoning

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a special set of circumstances

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a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy

the actual state of things

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a person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures

a problem requiring investigation

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a statement of facts and reasons used to support an argument

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the quantity contained in a case

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nouns or pronouns or adjectives (often marked by inflection) related in some way to other words in a sentence

a specific state of mind that is temporary

a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)

an enveloping structure or covering enclosing an animal or plant organ or part

the housing or outer covering of something

the enclosing frame around a door or window opening

(printing) the receptacle in which a compositor has his type, which is divided into compartments for the different letters, spaces, or numbers

bed linen consisting of a cover for a pillow

a glass container used to store and display items in a shop or museum or home

look over, usually with the intention to rob

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enclose in, or as if in, a case

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Chamblee, who has won more than 130 jury verdicts or case dismissals for clients during his 27-year legal career.
Homeland Security officials misled the public and Congress last year in an effort to downplay a wave of immigration case dismissals in Houston and other cities amid accusations that they had created a 'back-door amnesty,' newly released records show.
A management audit released Friday criticized the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office for filing charges in a declining percentage of cases, for not effectively monitoring overall performance, and for an absence of statistics about plea bargains and case dismissals.
Our strategy has now resulted in eight favorable jury verdicts, including five of the last six cases, and more than 3,000 case dismissals.
Chamblee, who has won more than 130 jury verdicts and case dismissals for clients during a 27-year legal career.
While the lab temporarily stopped blood and urine testing, they continued to do breath testing for more than a month after March 19, a decision that has fueled the call for case dismissals.