advisement(redirected from takes under advisement)
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Deliberation; consultation.A court takes a case under advisement after it has heard the arguments made by the counsel of opposing sides in the lawsuit but before it renders its decision.
advisement(US) deliberation. Where the judge takes the matter under advisement he is considering his decision. See also AVIZANDUM, CUR. AD. VULT.
ADVISEMENT. Consideration, deliberation, consultation; as the court holds the case under advisement.