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n. pl. ju·di·ca·to·ries
A law court.
Of, relating to, or providing a basis for judgment.
[Late Latin iūdicātōrium, from neuter of iūdicātōrius, judicial, from Latin iūdicāre, to judge; see judge.]
(Law) of or relating to the administration of justice
1. (Law) a court of law
2. (Law) the administration of justice
ju•di•ca•to•ry(ˈdʒu dɪ kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i)
n., pl. -to•ries,
1. a court of law and justice; tribunal.
2. the administration of justice.adj.
3. of or pertaining to the administration of justice; judiciary.
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|Noun||1.||judicatory - the system of law courts that administer justice and constitute the judicial branch of government|
authorities, government, regime - the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit; "the government reduced taxes"; "the matter was referred to higher authorities"
Federal Judiciary - the judiciary of the United States which is responsible for interpreting and enforcing federal laws