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quasi-judicial

[kwey-zahy-joo-dish-uh l, kwey-sahy-, kwah-see-, -zee-] /ˌkweɪ zaɪ dʒuˈdɪʃ əl, ˌkweɪ saɪ-, ˌkwɑ si-, -zi-/
adjective
1.
noting, pertaining to, or exercising powers or functions that resemble those of a court or a judge:
a quasi-judicial agency.
Origin of quasi-judicial
1830-1840
1830-40
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  • In the New Testament a few examples appear in which his utterances are given a quasi-judicial tone.

    Solomon and Solomonic Literature Moncure Daniel Conway
  • What of the whole judicial or quasi-judicial administration of martial law?

    India, Old and New Sir Valentine Chirol
British Dictionary definitions for quasi-judicial

quasi-judicial

adjective
1.
denoting or relating to powers and functions similar to those of a judge, such as those exercised by an arbitrator, administrative tribunal, etc
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