Definition of depublish in English:

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Pronunciation: /dēˈpəbliSH/

Entry from US English dictionary


[with object]
chiefly Law Remove from an official record or publication: the Supreme Court may also elect to depublish a case on its own motion
More example sentences
  • The Court defended the need to depublish in order to ‘excise erroneous statements of law.’
  • The Court seldom, if ever, depublishes a court of appeal decision for failure to satisfy those standards.
  • Now that the opinion has been depublished, it can no longer be cited by litigants in California cases

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Syllabification: de·pub·lish

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