instant


instant
in·stant adj: being under present consideration
the questions presented in the instant case

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

instant
I adjective approaching, at once, at the present time, at this moment, close, close at hand, current, early, existent, forthcoming, forthwith, imminent, impending, in process, looming, near, near at hand, punctual, punctum temporis, ready, simultaneous, speedy, upcoming, without delay associated concepts: instant case, instant motion II index crucial, current, expeditious, immediate (at once), imminent, important (urgent), insistent, instantaneous, pending (imminent), point (period of time), present (current), prompt, rapid, requisite, urgent

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


instant
adj.
Current, present.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


instant
Current or present.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


instant
Current or present.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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