retrial(redirected from Trial de novo)
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re·tri·al(rē′trī′əl, -trīl′, rē-trī′əl, -trīl′)
A second trial, as of a legal case.
(Law) a second or new trial, esp of a case that has already been adjudicated upon
re•trial(ˈriˌtraɪ əl, -ˌtraɪl)
a new trial, esp. a new legal trial granted because of an error or injustice in a previous trial.
A second trial of a case that has already been the subject of a trial.
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|Noun||1.||retrial - a new trial in which issues already litigated and to which the court has already rendered a verdict or decision are reexamined by the same court; occurs when the initial trial is found to have been improper or unfair due to procedural errors|
trial - (law) the determination of a person's innocence or guilt by due process of law; "he had a fair trial and the jury found him guilty"; "most of these complaints are settled before they go to trial"