- A proceeding in or before an administrative body, as distinguished from a proceeding in a Court. 1 Am J2d Adm L § 158. Any proceeding before an administrative agency which is not of such specific nature as to give it a more particular designation. 2 Am J2d Adm L § 317.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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