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"Circuit Court of Appeals" in British English

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Circuit Court of Appealsnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɜr·kət ˈkɔrt əv əˈpilz, ˈkoʊrt/
a court in any of eleven ​areas in the US in which ​lawyers can ​argue that a ​decision made in a ​lower court should be ​changed: The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ​refused to ​rule on that ​case.
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"Circuit Court of Appeals" in Business English

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Circuit Court of Appealsnoun [C]

uk   us   (plural Circuit Courts of Appeals) LAW
(Definition of Circuit Court of Appeals from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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