World Court

World Court can refer to:
*the Permanent Court of International Justice (PCIJ), an historical court
*the International Court of Justice (ICJ), a UN court that settles disputes between nations
*the International Criminal Court (ICC), a court that prosecutes individuals for crimes against humanity and similar crimes
*World Court (arcade game), a tennis arcade game

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  • World Court — n: international court of justice Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. World Court …   Law dictionary

  • World Court — n. INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE …   English World dictionary

  • World Court — noun a court established to settle disputes between members of the United Nations (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑International Court of Justice • Hypernyms: ↑court, ↑tribunal, ↑judicature • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • World Court — an international tribunal established under the Covenant of the League of Nations and replaced in 1945 by the International Court of Justice. Official name, Permanent Court of International Justice. * * * …   Universalium

  • world court — ICJ, International Court of Justice, court of the United Nations composed of 15 judges and is located in The Hague …   English contemporary dictionary

  • World Court —  Officially the International Court of Justice, and that title should generally be used on first reference or soon thereafter …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • World Court —    Officially it is the International Court of Justice, and that title should generally be used on first reference or soon thereafter. See also international courts …   Dictionary of troublesome word

  • World Court — /wɜld ˈkɔt/ (say werld kawt) noun → International Court of Justice …   Australian English dictionary

  • World Court — See International Court of Justice …   Black's law dictionary

  • World Court (arcade game) — Infobox VG title = World Court developer = Namco publisher = Namco designer = release = genre = Sports game modes = 2 players can play simultaneously cabinet = Upright, cabaret, and cocktail arcade system = Namco System 1 display = Horizontal… …   Wikipedia

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