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proceeding

pro·ceed·ing

proceeding

 
pronunciation:
pr si dIng
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an action, course of action, or continuation of an action.
synonyms:
action, activity, procedure
similar words:
affair, measures, method, occurrence, process, step
definition 2: (pl.) a series of events taking place over time, esp. a formal meeting.
synonyms:
activities, conference
similar words:
affair, dealings, doings, events, goings-on, happenings, hearing, meeting, transactions
definition 3: (pl.) a record or report of a formal meeting or discussion; minutes.
synonyms:
minutes, record, report
similar words:
account, memorandum, transaction, transcript
definition 4: (sometimes pl.) a legal action, or the continuing of that action.
synonyms:
action, case, suit
similar words:
lawsuit, litigation, procedure