ripeness


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ripeness
The mandate contained in Article III of the Constitution that requires an appellate court to consider whether a case has matured into a controversy worthy of adjudication before it can hear the case.

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


ripeness
The mandate contained in Article III of the Constitution that requires an appellate court to consider whether a case has matured into a controversy worthy of adjudication before it can hear the case.

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

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  • Ripeness — Ripe ness, n. [AS. r[=i]pness.] The state or quality of being ripe; maturity;; completeness; perfection; as, the ripeness of grain; ripeness of manhood; ripeness of judgment. [1913 Webster] Time, which made them their fame outlive, To Cowley… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ripeness — In United States law, ripeness refers to the readiness of a case for litigation; a claim is not ripe for adjudication if it rests upon contingent future events that may not occur as anticipated, or indeed may not occur at all . [ Texas v. United… …   Wikipedia

  • ripeness — sb. == the ripeness of the day, i. e. full day. Ps. cxviii. 147 …   Oldest English Words

  • ripeness — brendimas statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis Įgimtų, paveldėtų ir įgytų asmenybės savybių vystymasis, kol pasiekia brandos lygį. Brendimas yra auginimo, auklėjimo, mokymo, lavinimo, formavimo, arba brandinimo padarinys. atitikmenys: angl.… …   Enciklopedinis edukologijos žodynas

  • ripeness — branda statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Baigiamasis sėklų augimo tarpsnis, kurio metu jos jau gali normaliai dygti. atitikmenys: angl. ripeness rus. зрелость; спелость …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • ripeness — ripe ► ADJECTIVE 1) (of fruit or grain) ready for harvesting and eating. 2) (of a cheese or wine) fully matured. 3) (ripe for) having reached a fitting time for. 4) (of a person s age) advanced. 5) (ripe with) full of …   English terms dictionary

  • ripeness — noun see ripe …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ripeness — See ripely. * * * …   Universalium

  • ripeness — noun The characteristic of being ripe …   Wiktionary

  • ripeness — ripe·ness || raɪpnɪs n. maturity, state of being fully grown or developed …   English contemporary dictionary