Definition of Court. Meaning of Court. Synonyms of Court

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Definition of Court

Court
Court Court, n. Court of claims (Law), a court for settling claims against a state or government; specif., a court of the United States, created by act of Congress, and holding its sessions at Washington. It is given jurisdiction over claims on contracts against the government, and sometimes may advise the government as to its liabilities. Couveuse Cou`veuse", n. [F.] (Med.) An incubator for sickly infants, esp. those prematurely born.
Court
Court Court, v. i. 1. To play the lover; to woo; as, to go courting.

Meaning of Court from wikipedia

- A court is any person or institution with authority to judge or adjudicate, often as a government institution, with the authority to adjudicate legal...
- The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) is the highest court in the federal judiciary of the United States. It has ultimate (and largely discretionary)...
- A kangaroo court is a court that ignores recognized standards of law or justice, and often carries little or no official standing in the territory within...
- courts may be referred to as Orphans' Courts, or courts of ordinary. In some jurisdictions probate court functions are performed by a chancery court or...
- A court-martial or court martial (plural courts-martial or courts martial, as "martial" is a postpositive adjective) is a military court or a trial conducted...
- court clerk (British English clerk to the court, /klɑːk/; American English clerk of the court or clerk of court, /klɝk/) is an officer of the court whose...
- (France) High Court (Germany) High Court (Guyana) High Court (Hong Kong) High Courts of India, several courts High Court (Ireland) High Court (Isle of Man)...
- A trial court or court of first instance is a court having original jurisdiction, in which trials take place. A trial court of general jurisdiction is...
- Court dress comprises the style of clothes prescribed for courts of law, and for royal courts. Members of the old Judicial Committee of the House of Lords...
- A tennis court is the venue where the sport of tennis is pla****. It is a firm rectangular surface with a low net stretched across the center. The same...
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