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Definition of law term in English:
A period appointed for the sitting of law courts.
- However, the court lists are crowded for the period between now and the end of the present law term, July 31, and a judge may not be free.
- Once again, the Chief Justice used the annual platform of the start of the law term to address the highest judicial and national concerns.
- The case will now be put on a cause list and for a new trial date, which is expected to be in the new law term.
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