justice clerk

noun
plural justice clerks

Definition of justice clerk

: the vice-president of the High Court of Justiciary and the presiding officer of the Outer House of the Court of Session in Scotland

called also lord justice clerk

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History and Etymology for justice clerk

Middle English

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“Justice clerk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/justice%20clerk. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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