Good Cause

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Definition: Good Cause




What is the dictionary definition of Good Cause?

Dictionary Definition


n. a legally sufficient reason for a ruling or other action by a judge. The language is commonly: “There being good cause shown, the court orders”.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Good Cause are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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