Definition of retrial noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌriːˈtraɪəl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈtraɪəl//
; BrE BrE//ˈriːtraɪəl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈriːtraɪəl//
[usually singular]
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a new trial of a person whose criminal offence has already been judged once in court The judge ordered a retrial because new evidence had come to light.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: retrial