The definition of a tribunal is a seat of judgment, particularly a judge's seat in court.(noun)
An example of a tribunal is where the judge will be sitting during a court hearing.
See tribunal in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L < tribunus: see tribune
See tribunal in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin tribūnal, judge's platform
Origin: , from tribūnus, tribune; see tribune1.
Learn more about tribunal