- of or relating to the administration of justice.
- of or relating to law or jurisprudence; legal.
Origin of juridical
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Examples from the Web for juridic
But it seems that this view has proceeded from a confusion of the moral with the juridic significance of the word "duty."
From the juridic point of view, the object of punishment is prevention; from the moral point of view, reformation.
We may, while enjoying those rights, forget that the juridic basis on which they stand is crumbling with age.
Some may say that I may not because I have lost all juridic superiority over the madman as a consequence of my sin against him.
The woman, by all means; she has a doubt worth in juridic value at the least twice as much as that which the lunatic has.
- of or relating to law, to the administration of justice, or to the office or function of a judge; legal
C16: from Latin jūridicus, from iūs law + dicere to say
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Word Origin and History for juridic
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