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moot court

noun
1.
a mock court for the conduct of hypothetical legal cases, as for students of law.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90
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  • Review the procedures of the moot court with students.
  • Trainees also get the chance to present evidence in a moot court.
  • One of his primary methods of support is through his mentorship of our moot court program.
  • The two were soon inseparable--partners in moot court, political campaigns, and matters of the heart.
  • Each unit features enrichment activities such as role-playing and moot court trials.
British Dictionary definitions for moot court

moot court

noun
1.
a mock court trying hypothetical legal cases
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