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courtroom

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɔːt.rʊm/ /-ruːm/ us    /ˈkɔːrt-/
a room where a law court meets: The accused entered the courtroom handcuffed to two police officers. It was a courtroom drama set in the 1960s.
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in Korean 법정…
in Arabic غُرفة المَحْكَمة…
in Portuguese sala de audiência…
in Catalan sala de vistes…
in Japanese 法廷…
in Italian aula del tribunale/di udienza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 法庭, 審判室…
in Russian зал суда…
in Turkish mahkeme salonu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 法庭, 审判室…
in Polish sala rozpraw…
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