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Words & Phrases

Westlaw

Words & Phrases West/Thomson Reuters
Available on the library's Westlaw computers. From the All Content tab, select Secondary Sources > Words & Phrases (located in the Tools & Resources box on the right)

Contains judicial definitions, from both state and federal courts, from both published and unpublished opinions. Definitions may pertain to statutory language, court rules, administrative regulations, or business documents, among other sources. Each definition contains a citation from the court that provided the definition.