courtroom

courtroom
courtroom court‧room [ˈkɔːtruːm, -rʊm ǁ ˈkɔːrt-] noun [countable] LAW
a room in a law court where cases are judged:

• He smiled and waved to his supporters as he left the crowded courtroom.

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courtroom UK US /ˈkɔːtrʊm/ noun [C]
LAW a room in which a court of law meets: »

A spokesman said the company would lodge an appeal against the decision, which follows a six-year courtroom battle.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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