judicatory

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ju·di·ca·to·ry

 (jo͞o′dĭ-kə-tôr′ē)
n. pl. ju·di·ca·to·ries
A law court.
adj.
Of, relating to, or providing a basis for judgment.

[Late Latin iūdicātōrium, from neuter of iūdicātōrius, judicial, from Latin iūdicāre, to judge; see judge.]

judicatory

(ˈdʒuːdɪkətərɪ)
adj
(Law) of or relating to the administration of justice
n
1. (Law) a court of law
2. (Law) the administration of justice
ˌjudicaˈtorial adj

ju•di•ca•to•ry

(ˈdʒu dɪ kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i)

n., pl. -to•ries,
adj. n.
1. a court of law and justice; tribunal.
2. the administration of justice.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to the administration of justice; judiciary.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.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
system, scheme - a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole; "a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going"