trial court

Definition of "trial court"
  1. The court where a lawsuit starts and takes place, and where all evidence is initially reviewed
How to use "trial court" in a sentence
  1. The trial court found the defendant guilty based on the evidence presented.
  2. Most civil lawsuits start and end at the trial court level.
  3. At the trial court, the jury evaluated the evidence and delivered their verdict.

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