courtroom


courtroom
court·room n: a room where court is held

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

courtroom
I noun court, lawcourt, part, room in which a court of law is held, room in which a lawcourt is held, room used for the application of the laws, room used for the public administration of justice, room where justice is administered II index forum (court)

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