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legal the offices used by judges or barristers
legalAmerican a court of law that considers equity (=the principle of what is fair) and not just existing laws when making decisions
mainly American the part of a court of law where people stand to answer lawyers’ questions. The usual British word is witness box.
British the place in a court of law where the witness stands or sits while answering questions
the practice of looking at a product online before going to a conventional store to buy itBuzzWord Article
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