Tribunal - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |traɪˈbjuːnl|  American pronunciation of the word tribunal
Brit.  |trʌɪˈbjuːn(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word tribunal

noun

- an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business (syn: court, judicature)

Examples

An international tribunal was formed to deal with war crimes.

...was tried before a military tribunal and found not guilty of the charges...

The case of your redundancy will be heard by an independent tribunal.

The tribunal found in favour of the defendant.

The tribunal ruled in her favour.

The tribunal arbitrates in disputes.

The tribunal decided that Mr Matthews had been unfairly dismissed.

Word forms

noun
singular: tribunal
plural: tribunals
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