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witness stand

noun

Simple Definition of witness stand

  • : the place in a court of law where a witness answers questions and promises to tell the truth : the place where a witness testifies in court

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of witness stand

  1. :  a stand or an enclosure from which a witness gives evidence in a court

1853

First Known Use of witness stand

1853


Law Dictionary

witness stand

noun

Legal Definition of witness stand

  1. :  stand




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