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ad acta  

ad ac•ta      adv  
etw ad acta legen        (fig)   to consider sth finished  
[Frage, Problem]   to consider sth closed  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

ata, Acetat, achtbar, achtmal

etw ad acta legen exp.
to consider sth finished ; to consider sth closed
[Fig.]

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to make a nonsense of ; to reduce to absurdity {or} absurdum
exp.
an ad hoc committee was set up
"ad acta": examples and translations in context
Wir legen ihn für immer ad acta. - We'll file Harry away once and for all.
- Legen Sie den Maclver-Fall ad acta. - I'm telling you to drop the Maclver case.
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