jurisdiction

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jurisdiction or office of an abbot abbacy
atmosphere above a nation that is deemed to be under its jurisdiction airspace
court whose jurisdiction is to review decisions of lower courts or agencies appeals court , appellate court , court of appeals
territorial jurisdiction of an archbishop archbishopric
territorial jurisdiction of an archdeacon archdeaconry
area of an archbishop's jurisdiction archdiocese
bailiff's jurisdiction bailiwick
area over which a bailiff has jurisdiction bailiwick
official appointed to audit the accounts of banks in a given jurisdiction bank examiner
examination conducted at regular intervals to determine whether a candidate is qualified to practice law in a given jurisdiction bar exam , bar examination
body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction bar , legal community , legal profession
territorial jurisdiction of a bishop bishopric , diocese , episcopate
territorial jurisdiction of a caliph caliphate
common law writ issued by a superior court to one of inferior jurisdiction demanding the record of a particular case certiorari , writ of certiorari
court with jurisdiction in equity chancery , court of chancery
inhabitant of a governmental jurisdiction citizen
commission with jurisdiction over fisheries and navigation in a port or river conservancy
lawman with less authority and jurisdiction than a sheriff constable
court in some states in the United States that has jurisdiction over family disputes (especially those involving children) court of domestic relations , domestic relations court , family court
court having jurisdiction over criminal cases criminal court
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