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witness standnoun [C]

 us   /ˈwɪt·nəs ˌstænd/
a ​raisedplace, usually near the ​judge, where someone who is giving ​information about a ​casesits
(Definition of witness stand from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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witness standnoun [C]

uk   us   US LAW
→  witness box
(Definition of witness stand from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “witness stand”
in Arabic مَنَصّة الشهود…
in Korean 증인석…
in Portuguese banco de testemunhas…
in Catalan tribuna dels testimonis…
in Japanese 証人席, 証言台…
in Italian banco dei testimoni…
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