justiciary

justiciary

[juh-stish-ee-er-ee]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the administration of justice.
noun, plural justiciaries.
2.
the office or jurisdiction of a justiciar.
3.
justiciar ( defs 1 and 2 ).

Origin:
1470–80; < Medieval Latin jūsticiārius. See justice, -ary

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justiciary (dʒʌˈstɪʃɪərɪ)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to the administration of justice
 
n , -aries
2.  an officer or administrator of justice; judge
3.  another word for justiciar

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