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chancery  court of chancery  court of equity
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A court with jurisdiction in equity WordNet 3.0
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A court with jurisdiction in equity WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
In England, formerly, the highest court of judicature next to the Parliament, exercising jurisdiction at law, but chiefly in equity; but under the jurisdiction act of 1873 it became the chancery division of the High Court of Justice, and now exercises jurisdiction only in equity. Wiktionary
A court empowered to provide only equitable relief, but not to make rulings on questions of law, nor to award monetary damages. Wiktionary
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