Meaning of “witness stand” in the English Dictionary

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witness standnoun [ C ]

us /ˈwɪt·nəs ˌstænd/

a raised place, usually near the judge, where someone who is giving information about a case sits

(Definition of “witness stand” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"witness stand" in Business English

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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)