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ex parte

Syllabification: ex par·te
Pronunciation: /ˌeks ˈpärdē
 
/

Definition of ex parte in English:

adjective& adverb

Law
With respect to or in the interests of one side only or of an interested outside party.

Origin

late 17th century: Latin, literally 'from a side'.

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