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tribunal

noun [C]     /traɪˈbjuː.nəl/
a special court or group of people who are officially chosen , especially by the government , to examine ( legal ) problems of a particular type : a war crimes tribunal She took her case to an immigration appeals tribunal.Law courts
(Definition of tribunal noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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