judicial

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English[edit]

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Borrowed from Latin iūdiciālis.

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judicial (comparative more judicial, superlative most judicial)

  1. Of or relating to the administration of justice.
  2. Of or relating to the court system or the judicial branch of government.
    • 2013 August 10, “Can China clean up fast enough?”, in The Economist, volume 408, number 8848:
      It has jailed environmental activists and is planning to limit the power of judicial oversight by handing a state-approved body a monopoly over bringing environmental lawsuits.
  3. (Ireland, historical) specified by a civil bill court under the terms of the Land Law (Ireland) Act, 1881
    judicial rent, judicial lease
  4. Of or relating to judgeship or the judiciary, the collective body of judges.

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Noun[edit]

judicial (uncountable)

  1. That branch of government which is responsible for maintaining the courts of law and for the administration of justice.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin iūdiciālis.

Adjective[edit]

judicial (masculine and feminine plural judicials)

  1. judicial

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin iūdiciālis.

Adjective[edit]

judicial m, f (plural judiciais, comparable)

  1. judicial

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For usage examples of this term, see Citations:judicial.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin iūdiciālis.

Adjective[edit]

judicial (plural judiciales)

  1. judicial

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