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noun as in yard, garden of building

noun as in ruler's attendants

noun as in judicial system

noun as in wooing

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Had the court ruled for the Green Party, officials would have had to scrap millions of ballots already printed and ready to be mailed out.

At best, the lawyers say, the amount paid would offset potential fines in the federal court action.

Epic has renewed a request for a court order that would reinstate the app on the store.

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As you know, we’ve been trying to get outbreak data from the county through the courts.

As other House committees have seen firsthand in recent months, resort to the courts would likely leave the subpoena in limbo for months.

Unless there is a court decision that changes our law, we are OK.

On Dec. 30, she filed a similar lawsuit in D.C. Superior Court.

Cassandra, whose hair has already begun to fall out from her court-mandated chemotherapy, could face a similar outcome.

He added: “People say he deserves his day in court… Do we have enough time?”

The court ruled she lacked the maturity to make her own medical decisions.

M'Bongo and his whole court are now clothed, I am happy to say, at least to a certain extent.

When I was at Portugal, there was held at that time the court of justice of the Inquisition.

He also states that the Audiencia is virtually non-existent, and so there is no high court in which justice may be sought.

Rene le Pays, a French poet, died; well known at court by his miscellanies.

In the court-yard of the hotel was standing the voiture, which had come in some twenty minutes before us.


On this page you'll find 174 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to court, such as: street, cloister, close, compass, courtyard, and curtilage.

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