Definition of Common Pleas in English:

Common Pleas

Line breaks: Com¦mon Pleas
(in full Court of Common Pleas)
Law, historical
A court for hearing civil cases between subjects or citizens not involving Crown or state.

Definition of Common Pleas in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day antebellum
Pronunciation: ˌantɪˈbɛləm
occurring or existing before a particular war…