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Definition of Moot
Moot Moot, v. i.
To argue or plead in a supposed case.
There is a difference between mooting and pleading;
between fencing and fighting. --B. Jonson.
MootMoot Moot, n. [AS. m[=o]t, gem[=o]t, a meeting; -- usually in
comp.] [Written also mote.]
1. A meeting for discussion and deliberation; esp., a meeting
of the people of a village or district, in Anglo-Saxon
times, for the discussion and settlement of matters of
common interest; -- usually in composition; as, folk-moot.
--J. R. Green.
2. [From Moot, v.] A discussion or debate; especially, a
discussion of fictitious causes by way of practice.
The pleading used in courts and chancery called
moots. --Sir T.
Moot case, a case or question to be mooted; a disputable
case; an unsettled question. --Dryden.
Moot court, a mock court, such as is held by students of
law for practicing the conduct of law cases.
Moot point, a point or question to be debated; a doubtful
question. MootMoot Moot, v.
See 1st Mot. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Moot Moot, n. (Shipbuilding)
A ring for gauging wooden pins.
MootMoot Moot, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mooted; p. pr. & vb. n.
Mooting.] [OE. moten, motien, AS. m[=o]tan to meet or
assemble for conversation, to discuss, dispute, fr. m[=o]t,
gem[=o]t, a meeting, an assembly; akin to Icel. m[=o]t, MHG.
muoz. Cf. Meet to come together.]
1. To argue for and against; to debate; to discuss; to
propose for discussion.
A problem which hardly has been mentioned, much less
mooted, in this country. --Sir W.
2. Specifically: To discuss by way of exercise; to argue for
practice; to propound and discuss in a mock court.
First a case is appointed to be mooted by certain
young men, containing some doubtful controversy.
Moot Moot, a.
Subject, or open, to argument or discussion; undecided;
MootMot Mot (m[=o]t), v. [Sing. pres. ind. Mot, Mote, Moot
(m[=o]t), pl. Mot, Mote, Moote, pres. subj. Mote;
imp. Moste.] [See Must, v.] [Obs.]
May; must; might.
He moot as well say one word as another --Chaucer.
The wordes mote be cousin to the deed. --Chaucer.
Men moot [i.e., one only] give silver to the poore
So mote it be, so be it; amen; -- a phrase in some rituals,
as that of the Freemasons.
Meaning of Moot from wikipedia
, in American
law, is a point where further proceedings
have lost practical
- In law, the terms moot
have different meanings
in British English
English. The concept
in U.S. jurisprudence
court" may be shortened
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- Christopher Poole
(born c. 1988), better known
by the online alias moot
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entrepreneur. He is best known
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of the hundred would
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- The Surana
and Surana Moots known
for its transparency
and ethical conduct
of conducting moot courts
and other allied competitions
for law students
- World Scout Moot
is an event
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up to 5,000 people. Moots
- Jessup International
Law Moot Court
Competition, also known
as the Jessup Moot
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and largest international moot competition
in the world...
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Hall is a prominent Grade
II* listed moot
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at the southern
end of Main Street
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or Vis Moot
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1994, it has been held annually...
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