superior court

the court of general jurisdiction found in many states of the United States.
any court that has general jurisdiction above other courts.

1680–90, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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superior court
1.  See also Supreme Court of Judicature (in England) a higher court not subject to control by any other court except by way of appeal
2.  (US) (in several states) a court of general jurisdiction ranking above the inferior courts and below courts of last resort

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