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phrase legal
  1. 1
    used in a court of law by a lawyer for saying that they have finished explaining their case and are ready for the judge or jury to decide it

    The defence rests its case.

  2. 2

    I rest my case

    humorous used for saying that what has just happened proves that you were right about something
See also main entry: rest
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