Proceeding

Pro*ceed"ing

, n. 1. The act of one who proceeds, or who prosecutes a design or transaction; progress or movement from one thing to another; a measure or step taken in a course of business; a transaction; as, an illegal proceeding; a cautious or a violent proceeding.
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The proceedings of the high commission.
Macaulay.
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2. pl. (Law) The course of procedure in the prosecution of an action at law. Blackstone.
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Proceedings of a society, the published record of its action, or of things done at its meetings.
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Syn. -- Procedure; measure; step, See Transaction.
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