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court·room

 (kôrt′ro͞om′, -ro͝om′)
n.
A room in which the proceedings of a court are held.

courtroom

(ˈkɔːtˌruːm; -ˌrʊm)
n
(Law) a room in which the sittings of a law court are held

court•room

(ˈkɔrtˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈkoʊrt-)

n.
a room in which the sessions of a law court are held.
[1670–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.courtroom - a room in which a lawcourt sitscourtroom - a room in which a lawcourt sits; "television cameras were admitted in the courtroom"
bar - (law) a railing that encloses the part of the courtroom where the judges and lawyers sit and the case is tried; "spectators were not allowed past the bar"
bench - (law) the seat for judges in a courtroom
courthouse - a building that houses judicial courts
jury box - an enclosure within a courtroom for the jury
room - an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
witness box, witness stand - a box enclosure for a witness when testifying
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
Translations
oikeussali

courtroom

[ˈkɔːtrʊm] Nsala f de justicia, sala f de tribunal

courtroom

[ˈkɔːrtrʊm] nsalle f d'audiencecourt ruling ndécision f de justicecourt shoe nescarpin m

courtroom

[ˈkɔːtˌruːm] naula (di tribunale)
References in classic literature ?
Spear was free, and from different parts of the courtroom people were moving toward the door.
There was again a laugh round the courtroom, stopping suddenly as the magistrate looked up and frowned.
This was not news, but now it was seen to have been sorrowfully prophetic, and a profound sensation quivered through the hushed courtroom when those dismal words were repeated.
He left the courtroom sarcastically sorry for Wilson.
He was on his feet in the courtroom, battling against an infringer, when, in the middle of a sentence, he fell to the floor, overcome by sickness and the responsibilities he had carried for twelve years.
There was but little surprise manifested in the courtroom at this verdict, as the testimony, the greater part of which we have omitted, was too clear and direct to be passed over.
And I will have you know that we know how to observe the law and the rules of courtesy down here in this little courtroom.
Here it was before him, a courtroom and a judge, bowed down in subservience by the machine to a dive-keeper who swung a string of votes.
Dubai: A young suspect bounced off his seat, lifted up his kandora and ran out of the courtroom once a judge sentenced him to two months in jail.
This project will also provide one additional courtroom to support one new judgeship.
God in the Courtroom: The Transformation of Courtroom Oath and Perjury between Islamic and Franco-Egyptian Law.
Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued a July 18, 2014 Order reversing the dismissal of a First Amendment lawsuit challenging a Los Angeles County Superior Court decision denying Emmy-Award winning producer Leslie Dutton and the Full Disclosure Network access to a courtroom to record footage for a documentary (Leslie Dutton et al.