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bench

noun

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1 a public official having authority to decide questions of law
  • appealed to the bench for leniency

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2 an assembly of persons for the administration of justice
  • a ruling from the bench is expected any day now

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The first known use of bench was before the 12th century

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“Bench.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bench. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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