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judiciary

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noun ju·di·cia·ry \jü-ˈdi-shē-ˌer-ē, -ˈdi-shə-rē\

Simple Definition of judiciary

  • : the courts of law and judges in a country : the branch of government that includes courts of law and judges

Full Definition of judiciary

  1. 1 a :  a system of courts of law b :  the judges of these courts

  2. 2 :  a branch of government in which judicial power is vested

judiciary adjective


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