res judicata

[reez joo-di-key-tuh, reys]
noun Law.
a thing adjudicated; a case that has been decided.

1685–95; < Latin Unabridged
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res judicata or res adjudicata (ˈreɪs ˌdʒuːdɪˈkɑːtə)
law a matter already adjudicated upon that cannot be raised again
res adjudicata or res adjudicata

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