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A judicial or administrative interpretation of a provision of a statute, order, regulation, or ordinance. The judicial determination of matters before the court such as the admissibility of evidence or the granting of a motion, which is an application for an order.


n. court decision on a case or any legal question.

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Impacting exchanges of bank-owned life insurance, said Adney, are 2 IRS private letter rulings issued during the past year.