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"Supreme Court" in American English

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Supreme Courtnoun [U]

 us   /səˈprim ˈkɔrt, su-, ˈkoʊrt/
the ​highest court in the US, consisting of nine ​judges
(Definition of Supreme Court from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"Supreme Court" in Business English

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Supreme Courtnoun [C, usually singular]

uk   us  
LAW the most important ​court in a country or ​state, especially the most important ​court in the US: It took the ​intervention of the Supreme Court for a ​winner in the ​election to be ​declared.
(Definition of Supreme Court from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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