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  Definition of Judicature
  1. the position of judge
  2. the administration of law; the act of determining rights and assigning rewards or punishments; "justice deferred is justice denied"
  3. the system of law courts that administer justice and constitute the judicial branch of government
  4. an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
Similar Words: judgship, judgeship, justice, judiciary, judicatory, judicial system, court, tribunal

 

Hyponyms: Federal Judiciary, International Court of Justice, World Court, appellate court, appeals court, court of appeals, assizes, court of assize, court of assize and nisi prius, chancery, court of chancery, consistory, criminal court, divorce court, family court, domestic relations court, court of domestic relations, federal court, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, F.I.S.C., inferior court, lower court, Inquisition, juvenile court, kangaroo court, military court, moot court, police court, probate court, quarter sessions, Rota, Star Chamber, superior court, supreme court, state supreme court, high court, traffic court, trial court

 

Part Meronyms: government, authorities, regime

 

 
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