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sub judiceadjective [after verb]

uk   /ˌsʌb ˈdʒuː.dɪ.si/  us   /ˌsʌb ˈdʒuː.də.si/ specialized
being studied or decided in a law court at the present time: In Britain, cases which are sub judice cannot be discussed in the media.
(Definition of sub judice from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sub judice" in Business English

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sub judiceadjective [not before noun]

uk   us   LAW
a legal case that is sub judice is being studied or decided in a law court at the present time, and so some details of it cannot be discussed in newspapers, on television, etc.: They could make no comment on the industrial dispute, as it was sub judice.
(Definition of sub judice from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sub judice”
in Chinese (Simplified) 正在审理的,审理中的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 正在審理的,審理中的…
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