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1 : a reason or the reasoning given for or against a matter under discussion compare evidence, proof
2 : the act or process of arguing, reasoning, or discussing
: oral argument
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.