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 (jo͝o-rĭd′ĭ-kəl) also ju·rid·ic (-ĭk)
Of or relating to the law and its administration.

[From Latin iūridicus : iūs, iūr-, law; see yewes- in Indo-European roots + dīcere, dic-, to say; see deik- in Indo-European roots.]

ju·rid′i·cal·ly adv.


(dʒʊˈrɪdɪkəl) or


(Law) of or relating to law, to the administration of justice, or to the office or function of a judge; legal
[C16: from Latin jūridicus, from iūs law + dicere to say]
juˈridically adv


(dʒʊˈrɪd ɪ kəl)

also ju•rid′ic,

1. of or pertaining to the administration of justice.
2. of or pertaining to law or jurisprudence; legal.
[1495–1505; < Latin jūridiciālis]
ju•rid′i•cal•ly, adv.


Belonging to the law, a judge, or the administration of justice.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.juridical - of or relating to the law or jurisprudence; "juridical days"
2.juridical - relating to the administration of justice or the function of a judge; "judicial system"


[dʒʊəˈrɪdɪkəl] ADJjurídico


adj (of law)juristisch; (of court)gerichtlich
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