[joo-di-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈdʒu dɪ kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
of or relating to judgment or the administration of justice; judiciary:
noun, plural judicatories.
a court of law and justice; tribunal; judiciary.
the administration of justice.
of or relating to the administration of justice
a court of law
the administration of justice
1570s, from French judicatoire, from Late Latin iudicatorius “judicial, pertaining to judgment,” from iudicat-, past participle stem of Latin iudicare “to judge” (see judge (v.)).
[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 […]
[joo-dish-uh l] /dʒuˈdɪʃ əl/ adjective 1. pertaining to judgment in courts of justice or to the administration of justice: judicial proceedings; the judicial system. 2. pertaining to courts of law or to ; judiciary: judicial functions. 3. of or relating to a ; proper to the character of a ; judgelike: judicial gravity. 4. inclined […]