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justiciary

[juh-stish-ee-er-ee] /dʒʌˈstɪʃ iˌɛr i/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the administration of justice.
noun, plural justiciaries.
2.
the office or jurisdiction of a justiciar.
3.
justiciar (defs 1, 2).
Origin of justiciary
1470-1480
From the Medieval Latin word jūsticiārius, dating back to 1470-80. See justice, -ary
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justiciary

/dʒʌˈstɪʃɪərɪ/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the administration of justice
noun (pl) -aries
2.
an officer or administrator of justice; judge
3.
another word for justiciar
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