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ju·di·ci·ar·y

 (jo͞o-dĭsh′ē-ĕr′ē, -dĭsh′ə-rē)
n. pl. ju·di·ci·ar·ies
1. The judicial branch of government.
2.
a. A system of courts of law for the administration of justice: judges serving in the federal judiciary.
b. The judges of these courts.

[Probably from Latin iūdiciārius, of the courts, from iūdicium, judgment, from iūdex, iūdic-, judge; see judge.]
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judiciary

(dʒuːˈdɪʃɪərɪ; -ˈdɪʃərɪ)
adj
(Law) of or relating to courts of law, judgment, or judges
n, pl -aries
1. (Law) the branch of the central authority in a state concerned with the administration of justice. Compare executive2, legislature
2. (Law) the system of courts in a country
3. (Law) the judges collectively; bench
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ju•di•ci•ar•y

(dʒuˈdɪʃ iˌɛr i, -ˈdɪʃ ə ri)

n., pl. -ar•ies,
adj. n.
1. the judicial branch of government.
2. the system of courts of justice in a country.
3. judges collectively.
adj.
4. pertaining to the judicial branch or system or to judges.
[1580–90; orig. adj. < Latin jūdiciārius of the law courts; see judicial, -ary]
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judiciary

A system of courts, or the judicial branch of a government.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.judiciary - persons who administer justicejudiciary - persons who administer justice  
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"
governance, governing body, organisation, administration, brass, establishment, organization - the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something; "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment"
2.judiciary - 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"
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Translations

judiciary

[dʒuːˈdɪʃɪərɪ]
A. ADJjudicial
B. N (= judges) → judicatura f; (= court system) → poder m judicial
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judiciary

[dʒuːˈdɪʃiəri] n
the judiciary → le pouvoir judiciaire
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judiciary

n (= branch of administration)Gerichtsbehörden pl; (= legal system)Gerichtswesen nt; (= judges)Richterstand m
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judiciary

[dʒuːˈdɪʃ/ɛ7ərɪ] n the judiciaryla magistratura
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By the bold and innovative provisions of the Financial Autonomy of State Legislatures and State Judiciaries (Fourth Alteration, No.4) Act of 2018, the road was cleared for the funding of the Houses of Assembly and Judiciary of the States, directly from the Consolidated Revenue Fund of the States.
He said during mutual visits, the judiciaries of England and Wales and the Punjab Province have held fruitful discussions and working meeting.
Meanwhile, the Secretary of the General Directorate of Courts Judiciary, Tokeran, stressed the importance of exchange of visits between the officials of the Sudanese and Indonesian Judiciaries as well as holding training sessions and workshops to strengthen the cooperation between the two Judiciaries.