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court order in Law topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcourt orderˌcourt ˈorder noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 SCLan order or decision made by a law court 🔊 His computer was seized under a court order.
Examples from the Corpus
court orderCreditors have applied for a court order to take over and sell the building.According to reports in the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Marino said a court order to stop the procedure may be sought.Their intent is to seek a court order to stop the tax collection.In 1983, Mrs Victoria Gillick sought a court order to rule the latter order of priorities illegal.She's under a court order to stay at least 500 yards away from her ex-husband.Now they're faced with a court order that could force them to leave within 28 days.But Dagenham council won a court order to make the hut safe after it sagged in the rain.Her parents obtained their second court order.