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justiciable

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adjective jus·ti·cia·ble \ˌjə-ˈsti-sh(ē-)ə-bəl\

Definition of justiciable

  1. 1 :  liable to trial in a court of justice <a justiciable offense>

  2. 2 :  capable of being decided by legal principles or by a court of justice

jus·ti·cia·bil·i·ty play \ˌjə-ˌsti-sh(ē-)ə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun


15th Century

First Known Use of justiciable

15th century


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