Definition of "O.S.C."
  1. Order to show cause: an order that mandates a party to appear in court and provide reasons why a certain order should not be given by the court
How to use "O.S.C." in a sentence
  1. The judge issued an O.S.C. asking the defendant to explain their behavior.
  2. The plaintiff's lawyer requested an O.S.C. to delay the trial.
  3. The judge used an O.S.C. to call in the witnesses for the hearing.

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