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addaword.gifdefinition of amicus brief

a document relating to a legal case filed with a court by someone who is not a party to the case
Once an amicus brief is filed with a court, the court can decide whether or not to accept it.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 09/07/2014 12:41:00
Definition of amicus brief from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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