High Court

High Court

noun
2.
a superior court.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English

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High Court
 
n
1.  a.  (in England and Wales) a shortened form of High Court of Justice
 b.  (in Scotland) a shortened form of High Court of Justiciary
2.  (in Australia) the highest court of appeal, deciding esp constitutional issues
3.  Formerly called: Supreme Court (in New Zealand) a court of law inferior to the Court of Appeal

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