[joo-di-key-ter] /ˈdʒu dɪˌkeɪ tər/
a person who acts as judge or sits in judgment.
a person who acts as a judge
[joo-di-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈdʒu dɪ kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ adjective 1. of or relating to judgment or the administration of justice; judiciary: judicatory power. noun, plural judicatories. 2. a court of law and justice; tribunal; judiciary. 3. the administration of justice. /ˈdʒuːdɪkətərɪ/ adjective 1. of or relating to the administration of justice noun 2. a court […]
[joo-di-key-cher, -kuh-choo r] /ˈdʒu dɪˌkeɪ tʃər, -kəˌtʃʊər/ noun 1. the administration of justice, as by judges or courts. 2. the office, function, or authority of a judge. 3. the jurisdiction of a judge or court. 4. a body of judges. 5. the power of administering justice by legal trial and determination. /ˈdʒuːdɪkətʃə/ noun 1. the […]
[joo-dish-ee-uh-buh l] /dʒuˈdɪʃ i ə bəl/ adjective, Archaic. 1. .
noun 1. the branch of government charged with the interpretation of laws and the administration of justice; the . The court systems of local, state, and federal governments, responsible for interpreting the laws passed by the legislative branch and enforced by the executive branch. These courts try criminal cases (in which a law may have […]