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moot court

noun

Definition of moot court

  1. :  a mock court in which law students argue hypothetical cases for practice



1788

First Known Use of moot court

1788


Law Dictionary

moot court

noun

Legal Definition of moot court

  1. :  a mock court in which law students argue hypothetical cases for practice




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