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letter ruling n
: a ruling (as of a court or administrative agency) that is made in a letter (as an opinion or determination letter)
: determination letter at letter
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.