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justice

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1 the practice of giving to others what is their due or an instance of this
  • the victim's family felt that justice had been done in the case

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2 a public official having authority to decide questions of law
  • a justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

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3 lack of favoritism toward one side or another
  • with scrupulous justice, the marriage counselor noted that both parties had much to atone for

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The first known use of justice was in the 12th century

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justice of the peace

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“Justice.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/justice. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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