Origin of magistracy
Related Words for magistracycontrol, purview, domination, district, power, rule, influence, prerogative, administration, command, supervision, commission, zone, discretion, authority, scope, sovereignty, territory, arbitration, right
Examples from the Web for magistracy
Historical Examples of magistracy
He had taken to himself every title, united every magistracy in his person.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete
The select judges are to be appointed by the magistrates, who are to choose one from every magistracy.
All magistrates, whatever be their tenure of office, must give an account of their magistracy.
This is said of magistracy in general, and is a doctrine for every one (to receive).
But why should we be obedient to the magistracy for God's sake?
- the office or function of a magistrate
- magistrates collectively
- the district under the jurisdiction of a magistrate