- of or relating to the administration of justice.
Origin of justiciary
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From an unpublished trial in the Justiciary Court at Edinburgh.
From the record of the trial in the Justiciary Court, Edinburgh.
From the record of the trial in the Justiciary Court of Edinburgh.
Most of the cases here cited are found in the Justiciary Records, from about 1605 to 1640.Magic and Witchcraft
The Justiciary did not look as if convinced by Barbara's reasoning.The Shadow of the Czar
John R. Carling
- of or relating to the administration of justice
- an officer or administrator of justice; judge
- another word for justiciar
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