Definitions for "Tribunal"
The seat of a judge; the bench on which a judge and his associates sit for administering justice.
Hence, a court or forum; as, the House of Lords, in England, is the highest tribunal in the kingdom.
A court or other body which makes judgments.
In villages of the Philippine Islands, a kind of townhall. At the tribunal the head men of the village met to transact business, prisoners were confined, and troops and travelers were often quartered.
a raised platform from which a magistrate hears evidence and pronounces judgement
A raised speaker's platform upon which a general or emperor addressed the troops.
In Kentucky, three-member panel appointed by the commissioner of education to hear and decide on cases when teachers want to challenge allegations that could result in loss of their jobs.
The Refugee Review Tribunal (the RRT).
A decision-making body appointed to inquire into and make decisions on specific issues of review or appeal.
The Superannuation Complaints Tribunal (SCT).
an adversarial proceeding with a neutral arbiter
"Tribunal" is an episode of The Outer Limits television show. It first aired on 14 May, 1999, during the fifth season.