any of state courts of criminal jurisdiction in California, New York, and a few other states.
noun 1. any rule or regulation of a court with which one must comply or risk a contempt action.
noun Severe physical punishment for a gang member deemed disloyal: She can face a ”court-out,” in which there is no time limit to the beating (1990s+ Street gang)
noun, U.S. History. 1. an unsuccessful attempt by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1937 to appoint up to six additional justices to the Supreme Court, which had invalidated a number of his New Deal laws.
noun 1. cotton or other fabric coated on one side with an adhesive preparation, as of isinglass and glycerin, used on the skin for medical and cosmetic purposes. noun 1. a plaster, composed of isinglass on silk, formerly used to cover superficial wounds