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Definition: Ripe

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Dictionary Definition

adj. in constitutional law, referring to a law case appealed from a state or federal court which is ready for consideration by the Supreme Court, meaning that all other avenues for determining the case have been exhausted, there is a real controversy and the law needs to be settled on one or more issues raised by the case.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Ripe. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. December 04, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Ripe. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: December 04, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Ripe. Retrieved December 04, 2020, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Ripe 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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