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date: 11 November 2019

interpretation (construction) n. 

Source:
A Dictionary of Law
Author(s):
Jonathan LawJonathan Law

The process of determining the true meaning of a written document. It is a judicial process, effected in accordance with a number of rules and presumptions. So far as is relevant, the rules and presumptions applicable to Acts of Parliament apply equally to private documents, such as deeds and wills.... ...

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