from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A mock court where hypothetical cases are tried for the training of law students.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. In law school, an activity wherein students compete by making arguments with respect to a hypothetical case, or a case that has already been decided by an actual court.
  • n. A law school organization which organizes such competitions and prepares competitors.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a mock court, such as is held by students of law for practicing the conduct of law cases.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a mock court where law students argue hypothetical cases


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