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criminal court

noun
1.
a court of law in which criminal cases are tried and determined.
Origin of criminal court
1590-1600
First recorded in 1590-1600
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  • How masterly is he in all the points of his profession as evinced in a criminal court.

  • We want them because they are needed in the criminal court of Chicago.

  • That offered by the criminal court at this moment was somewhat dismal.

    Mauprat George Sand
  • The process in a French criminal court was—and still is—somewhat long-winded.

    She Stands Accused Victor MacClure
  • Your presence alone in a criminal court will prove him to be innocent.

    The Betrayal of John Fordham B.L. (Benjamin Leopold) Farjeon

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