judiciary

noun ju·di·cia·ry \ jü-ˈdi-shē-ˌer-ē , -ˈdi-shə-rē \
Updated on: 8 Dec 2017

Definition of judiciary

1 a : a system of courts of law
b : the judges of these courts
2 : a branch of government in which judicial power is vested

judiciary

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of judiciary

judiciary, adjective, from Latin judiciarius judicial, from judicium


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judiciary

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

legal Definition of judiciary

plural judiciaries
1 a : a system of courts of law
b : the judges of these courts
2 : a branch of government in which judicial power is vested — compare executive, legislature

judiciary

adjective


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