Definition of Precedential

1. Adjective. Having precedence (especially because of longer service). "Precedential treatment for senior members of the firm"

Similar to: Senior
Derivative terms: Precedence



Definition of Precedential

1. a. Of the nature of a precedent; having force as an example for imitation; as, precedential transactions.

Definition of Precedential

1. Adjective. (legal) Having the force of precedent. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Precedential

precautiously
precautiousness
precava
precavae
precaval
precedaneous
precede
preceded
precedence
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precedented
precedentedly
precedential (current term)
precedentially
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preceding
preceding(a)
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Literary usage of Precedential

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1. A Pragmatic Legal Expert System by James Popple (1996)
"Third, the models do not take into consideration that judicial opinions carry varying precedential values ... SHYSTER takes this into consideration in two ..."

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