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ob•i•ter dic•tum



Pronunciation: (ob'i-tur dik'tum), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/obiter-dictum.html on line 75 [key]
pl. ob•i•ter dic•taPronunciation: (ob'i-tur dik'tu). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/obiter-dictum.html on line 91 [key]

1. an incidental or passing remark, opinion, etc.
2. Law.an incidental or supplementary opinion by a judge in deciding a case, upon a matter not essential to the decision, and therefore not binding as precedent.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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