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Small Claims Court

small claims court n

: a special court intended to simplify and expedite the resolution of minor disputes involving small claims


Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.