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A room in which the proceedings of a court are held.
(Law) a room in which the sittings of a law court are held
court•room(ˈkɔrtˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈkoʊrt-)
a room in which the sessions of a law court are held.
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|Noun||1.||courtroom - 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"