Inns of Court

noun phrase

Definition of Inns of Court

1 : the four sets of buildings in London belonging to four societies of students and practitioners of the law
2 : the four societies that alone admit to practice at the English bar

First Known Use of inns of court

15th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Inns of Court

legal Definition of Inns of Court

1 : the four sets of buildings in London belonging to four societies of students and practitioners of the law
2 : the four societies that alone admit to practice at the English bar

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