witness stand(redirected from witness-box)
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An enclosed, raised, or otherwise designated area in a courtroom, usually having a seat, from which a witness gives testimony.
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the place occupied by a person giving testimony in a court.
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A place, often raised or enclosed, in a court from which a witness gives testimony. In the United Kingdom this is called a witness box.
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|Noun||1.||witness stand - a box enclosure for a witness when testifying|
box - separate partitioned area in a public place for a few people; "the sentry stayed in his box to avoid the cold"
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