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a. (in England and Wales) a shortened form of High Court of Justice
b. (in Scotland) a shortened form of High Court of Justiciary
2. (Law) (in Australia) the highest court of appeal, deciding esp constitutional issues
3. (Law) (in New Zealand) a court of law inferior to the Court of Appeal. Formerly called: Supreme Court
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2. a superior court.
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high court- A supreme court of justice.
See also related terms for justice.
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|Noun||1.||high court - the highest court in most states of the United States|
court, judicature, tribunal - an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
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