circuit court EXAMPLES|WORD ORIGIN noun a court holding sessions at various intervals in different sections of a judicial district. (initial capital letters) the court of general jurisdiction in a number of U.S. states.
Origin of circuit court An Americanism dating back to 1700–10 Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 Examples from the Web for circuit court Contemporary Examples of circuit court
Right now, there is no such conflict at the circuit-court level.
November 10, 2014
Historical Examples of circuit court
Dabney Prentiss had been the younger element’s candidate for circuit-court judge against old Judge Priest.
Irvin S. Cobb
Among his colleagues at the bar he was no longer looked upon as the Circuit-Court lawyer of earlier days.
William H. Herndon