Business, Legal & Accounting Glossary

Definition: Interlocutory

Full Definition of Interlocutory

Interlocutory matters are those that arise preliminary to a trial; for example, there may be difficulties in determining the place and time of the trial, or one party may wish to inspect documents held by the other. In the High Court (see: Court system of England) there are specific officials (see: Master of the supreme court) charged with resolving these issues.

Cite Term

To help you cite our definitions in your bibliography, here is the proper citation layout for the three major formatting styles, with all of the relevant information filled in.

Page URL
Modern Language Association (MLA):
Interlocutory. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. September 20, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Interlocutory. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: September 20, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Interlocutory. Retrieved September 20, 2021, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Interlocutory are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

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

This glossary post was last updated: 6th April, 2020 | 4 Views.