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Rest

To cease motion, exertion, or labor.

In a lawsuit, a party is said to "rest," or "rest her case," when that party indicates that she has produced all the evidence that she intends to offer at that stage and submits the case either finally, or subject to the right to offer rebutting evidence after her opponent has introduced her evidence.

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According to that, cases 1 and 5 satisfied five of the criteria, and the rest cases satisfied four.
Through single-photon emission computed tomography analysis, reduced uptake was shown to be predominant in this area in more than half of these cases, and symmetric bilateral reduced uptake was found in the rest cases.[sup][1] Unlike these Japanese patients, the case we presented exhibited right temporal lobe atrophy (RTLA).
The rest cases are investigated at rayon and oblast levels, Health Minister Marat Mambetov said at the session of the Parliamentary Committee for Social Policy on Monday.The Health Minister said 4 meetings were held on these cases.