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1. a matter submitted to a court or other tribunal for judicial or quasi-judicial decision
2. question of fact (in English law) that part of the issue before a court that is decided by the jury
3. question of law (in English law) that part of the issue before a court that is decided by the judge
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Suitability of DDT comes into question because the chemical, used as an agricultural pesticide, is a persistent environmental pollutant.
Well, it is when opportuneurs' own motivation comes into question, as well as the carrot with which they encourage talent with.
Liverpool do not have that luxury, which is where their transfer policy comes into question.
He said: "When the conduct of an elected representative like Bethan Jenkins comes into question, her electorate should have a right of recall.
Yakubu's work rate sporadically comes into question, but one thing that can rarely be questioned is his finishing ability.