Definition of Inferior court

1. Noun. Any court whose decisions can be appealed to a higher court.

Exact synonyms: Lower Court
Generic synonyms: Court, Judicature, Tribunal



Definition of Inferior court

1. Noun. Any court whose decisions can be appealed to a higher one. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Inferior Court

inferior cerebellar peduncle
inferior cerebral surface
inferior cerebral vein
inferior cerebral veins
inferior cervical cardiac branches of vagus nerve
inferior cervical cardiac nerve
inferior cervical ganglion
inferior choroid vein
inferior cluneal nerves
inferior colliculi
inferior colliculus
inferior conjunction
inferior constrictor muscle of pharynx
inferior costal facet
inferior costal pit
inferior court (current term)
inferior dental arch
inferior dental artery
inferior dental branches of inferior dental plexus
inferior dental canal
inferior dental foramen
inferior dental nerve
inferior dental plexus
inferior dental rami
inferior duodenal fold
inferior duodenal fossa
inferior duodenal recess
inferior epigastric lymph nodes
inferior epigastric vein

Literary usage of Inferior court

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1. Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books by William Blackstone, Thomas McIntyre Cooley (1884)
"... damages shall be given for the party complaining, and the defendant, and also the inferior court, shall be prohibited from proceeding any farther. ..."

2. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1918)
"... to bring their proceedings into the superior court, where they may be reviewed and quashed if it be made plainly to appear that such inferior court or ..."

3. A Practical Treatise of the Law of Evidence by Thomas Starkie, George Morley Dowdeswell, John George Malcolm, George Sharswood (1876)
"It appears also, that in the *case of an inferior court, such as a Court-baron, Hundred, or County Court, evidence should be given of the proceedings," ..."

4. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1922)
"Under the then Code of this state the justices of the inferior court of the several counties had authority, upon the recommendation of the grand jury, ..."

5. The Works of John C. Calhoun by John Caldwell Calhoun, Richard Kenner Crallé (1851)
"latter implies that the case must commence in the Supreme Court, so the former implies that the case must commence in' an inferior court, not having final ..."

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