Definitions for magistrate's court

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mag′istrate's court`(n.)

  1. a court having jurisdiction over minor civil and criminal matters.

    Category: Law, Government

  2. Category: Law, Government

    Ref: police court.

Origin of magistrate's court:

1865–70

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