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  Definition of justice
  1. the administration of law; the act of determining rights and assigning rewards or punishments; "justice deferred is justice denied"
  2. the quality of being just or fair
  3. the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
  4. a public official authorized to decide questions bought before a court of justice
Similar Words: judicature, justness, Department of Justice, Justice Department, Justice, DoJ, judge, jurist, magistrate

 

Hyponyms: fairness, equity, right, rightfulness, chief justice, Daniel, doge, justice of the peace, justiciar, justiciary, ordinary, praetor, pretor, qadi, recorder, stipendiary, stipendiary magistrate, trial judge, trier, Samson

 

Derivational Morphology: judge, adjudicate, try, decide, settle, resolve

 

 
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