Definition of Chancery Division from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Chancery Division

 
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; NAmE
 
(also Chancery)
 
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(in Britain) the section of the High Court of Justice which deals mainly with commercial cases such as company law, patents (= official documents that give people the right to make, use or sell an invention, and stop other people from copying them) and bankruptcy. note at the legal system