court tomb

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court tomb

n.
A Neolithic tomb found chiefly in the British Isles consisting of a chamber tomb adjoined by an open space marked off by large standing stones.
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Defence solicitor Mark Lutton told the court Cairns, 39, realised breaching her bail conditions was "foolish"and highlighted that his client was a"suitable candidate"for a community-based disposal.
However in emotional scenes outside court Cairns said that, despite the jury's verdict, he would not return to cricket due to the damage his name had suffered.
Defence barrister Toby Hedworth QCtold the court Cairns had no previous convictions.