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n, pl -dis
(Islam) a variant spelling of cadi
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qa•di(ˈkɑ di, ˈkeɪ-)
n., pl. -dis.
a judge in a Muslim community, whose decisions are based on Islamic religious law.
[1895–1900; < Arabic qādī judge]
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