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courtroom

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noun court·room \ˈkȯrt-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Simple Definition of courtroom

  • : a room in which legal cases are heard

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of courtroom

  1. :  a room in which a court of law is held

1677

First Known Use of courtroom

1677


COURTROOM Defined for Kids

courtroom

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noun court·room \ˈkȯrt-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of courtroom for Students

  1. :  a room in which formal legal meetings and trials take place




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courtroom

noun court·room

Legal Definition of courtroom

  1. :  a room where court is held




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