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divorce court

noun
1.
a court having jurisdiction over termination of marital relations, as actions for divorce or annulment.
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  • As we should expect, the marriage is broken in the divorce court.

    Women's Wild Oats C. Gasquoine Hartley
  • There's nothing between the family pew and the divorce court.

  • That's why they're the best possible evidence in a divorce court.

    Sundry Accounts

    Irvin S. Cobb
  • The way to the divorce court had been made marvelously smooth for him.

    The Combined Maze May Sinclair
  • Men and women suffer enough before they seek a divorce court.

    The Arena Various
  • In the whole country there is only one divorce court, which is situated in London.

    Woman and Socialism August Bebel

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