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outer bar

noun, English Law.
1.
a body of the junior counsel who sit and plead outside the dividing bar in the court, ranking below the King's Counsel or Queen's Counsel.
Also, utter bar.
Compare inner bar.
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  • She drifted helplessly in the trough and struck upon the outer bar.
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outer bar

noun
1.
(in England) a collective name for junior barristers who plead from outside the bar of the court Compare Queen's Counsel
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