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 (jo͝o-rĭs′tĭk) also ju·ris·ti·cal (-tĭ-kəl)
1. Of or relating to a jurist.
2. Of or relating to law or legality.
3. As legally defined; legal.

ju·ris′ti·cal·ly adv.


(dʒʊˈrɪstɪk) or


1. (Law) of or relating to jurists
2. (Law) of, relating to, or characteristic of the study of law or the legal profession
juˈristically adv


(dʒʊˈrɪs tɪk)

also ju•ris′ti•cal,

of or pertaining to a jurist or to jurisprudence; juridical.
ju•ris′ti•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.juristic - of or relating to law or to legal rights and obligations
legal - established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules
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When Ser Vardis Egan is tasked with facing Tyrion Lannister in trial by combat he objects not because such duels are juristically nonsensical but because killing the physically incapable Lannister would bring him no honor (Game 408).
Because regulatory conflicts between markets can often involve tradeoffs between incommensurate social goods, when such conflicts arise, as they inevitably will, the regulatory choice as to which good to prioritize cannot be settled juristically. (44) Such conflicts can only be managed, they cannot be resolved.
A jurist's solution that proved dissonant with these standards would fail; they were thus motivated to construct solutions on the most epistemically authoritative, juristically endoxa foundations.
None of these involved a change in the juristically developed common law.
It would still be equally false whether taken politically and juristically.
Discussions varied from examining the close ties linking Lebanon and France juristically, since both belong to the same school of law, to revising capital punishment.
These are key decisions that highlight "the essence of the state's sovereignty, which must be juristically defined correctly, not as the monopoly to coerce or to rule, but as the monopoly to decide," (72) a role that the advent of the Charter has impacted but not eliminated.