- judgment vacated, verdict set aside, and new trial granted
- The formal order for a new trial to be entered in the court record. Fisher v Hestonville, Mantua & Fairmount Passenger Railway Co. 185 Pa 602, 40 A 97.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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