Simple Definition of supreme court
: the highest court of law in a country or U.S. state
Full Definition of supreme court
1 : the highest judicial tribunal in a political unit (as a nation or state)
2 : a court of original jurisdiction in New York state subordinate to a final court of appeals
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SUPREME COURT Defined for Kids
Definition of supreme court
: the highest court of law in the United States or in many of its states
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