small claims court

small-claims court

a special court established to handle small claims or debts, usually without the services of lawyers.
Also called small-debts court [smawl-dets] .

1920–25 Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
small claims court
(Brit), (Canadian) a local court with jurisdiction to try civil actions involving small claims

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