korkein oikeus

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

korkein (highest) +‎ oikeus (justice)

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  • IPA(key): [ˈkorkein ˈoikeus]

Noun[edit]

korkein oikeus

  1. The highest legal authority in Finland administering justice in civil, commercial and criminal matters as the final instance, officially translated into English as the Supreme Court [1].
  2. Any supreme court, or a court of law with other name, which represents the highest legal authority within a jurisdiction.

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