from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The presiding judge of a high court having several judges, especially the U.S. Supreme Court.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The presiding justice, or principal judge, of a court.
- n. See in the Vocabulary.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the judge who presides over a supreme court
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