outer bar

or utter bar


noun English Law.

a body of the junior counsel who sit and plead outside the dividing bar in the court, ranking below the King's Counsel or Queen's Counsel.

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British Dictionary definitions for outer bar

outer bar

noun

(in England) a collective name for junior barristers who plead from outside the bar of the courtCompare Queen's Counsel
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