federal case

noun

Definition of federal case

  1. :  big deal don't make a federal case out of it

1950

First Known Use of federal case

1950


FEDERAL CASE Defined for English Language Learners

federal case

noun

Definition of federal case for English Language Learners

  • law : a legal case that will be decided in a U.S. federal court


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