circuit judge

noun
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

Definition of circuit judge

: a judge who holds a circuit court

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First Known Use of circuit judge

1801


CIRCUIT JUDGE Defined for English Language Learners

circuit judge

noun

Definition of circuit judge for English Language Learners

  • law : a judge who hears and tries cases in a circuit court


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circuit judge

noun

legal Definition of circuit judge

: a judge who holds office in a circuit court

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