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1. Issues or matters raised or referred to in the earlier part of an argument or document. See also premise.
2. A building or facility, including the fenced or walled (or demarcated or segregated) space surrounding it.

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The premises brought up in the court document suggested that the accused was, in fact, guilty on all charges, and the jury will find them guilty.
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The lawyer stated to the jury, that all other premises, mentioned by the prosecutor where invalid due to his bias towards the defendant.
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The youth delivered his essay to his teacher. However after reading the essay, the teacher gave the youth a bad score because of his weak premises.
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