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Supreme Court

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Noun

1. supreme court, supreme court of the united states, united states supreme court

the highest federal court in the United States; has final appellate jurisdiction and has jurisdiction over all other courts in the nation

2. high court, state supreme court, supreme court

the highest court in most states of the United States

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Supreme Court

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noun
1. 
the final court of appeal in the United Kingdom for civil cases, which also hears appeals in criminal cases from England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Established in 2009 to assume the judicial functions of the House of Lords
2. (in the US)
the highest Federal court, possessing final appellate jurisdiction and exercising supervisory jurisdiction over the lower courts
3. (in many states)
the highest state court

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Supreme Court

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1.  US
the highest U.S. federal court, consisting of nine judges: its decisions are final and take precedence over those of all other judicial bodies in the country
2.  US
the highest court in most states

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Supreme Court

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n. Abbr. SC or Sup.Ct.
1. The highest federal court in the United States, consisting of nine justices and having jurisdiction over all other courts in the nation.
2. supreme court The highest court in most states within the United States. Also called high court.

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