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traffic court

n
(Law) law a magistrates' court dealing with traffic offences

traf′fic court`


n.
a court that passes on alleged violations of traffic laws.
[1925–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.traffic court - a court that has power to prosecute for traffic offensestraffic court - a court that has power to prosecute for traffic offenses
court, judicature, tribunal - an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
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"
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Mr Green said: "By having a designated traffic court, you can get through cases much faster from the offence being committed to the appropriate punishment being handed out.

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