res

Res \Res\ (r?z), n.; pl. {Res}. [L.] A thing; the particular thing; a matter; a point. [1913 Webster] {Res gest[ae]} [L., things done] (Law), the facts which form the environment of a litigated issue. --Wharton. {Res judicata} [L.] (Law), a thing adjudicated; a matter no longer open to controversy. [1913 Webster]