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private hearing (ˈpraɪvət ˈhɪərɪŋ) 



  1. (law) a formal or official trial that is not open to the public   ⇒ Both were remanded in custody after a private hearing at the city's sheriff court.

Example Sentences Including 'private hearing'

He conducted a private hearing with NRL counsel and Williams ' defence counsel on Thursday.
The Australian (2004)
He did the same, directly to the general in a private hearing last week, Gittins told the Associated Press.
canada.com (2004)


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