county court

noun

Definition of county court

  1. :  a court in some states that has a designated jurisdiction usually both civil and criminal within the limits of a county

First Known Use of county court

1639


COUNTY COURT Defined for English Language Learners

county court

noun

Definition of county court for English Language Learners

  • : a court of law for cases within a county


Law Dictionary

county court

noun , often cap both Cs

Legal Definition of county court

  1. :  a court in some states that has a designated jurisdiction usually both civil and criminal within the limits of a county


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