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Definition 1: the judge who presides over a supreme court - [noun denoting person]

(chief justice is a kind of ...) a public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court of justice

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1910 by President Taft; noted for his work on antitrust legislation (1845-1921)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1891-1974)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist who was appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1874 by President Grant (1816-1888)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist who served as chief justice of the Supreme Court (1890-1953)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court; remembered for his ruling that slaves and their descendants have no rights as citizens (1777-1864)

(... is an instance of chief justice) 27th President of the United States and later chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1857-1930)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist who was named chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1941 by Franklin D. Roosevelt (1872-1946)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist and second chief justice of the United States Supreme Court; he was appointed by George Washington and briefly served as chief justice but was ultimately rejected by the United States Senate (1739-1800)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist who served as an associate justice on the United States Supreme Court from 1972 until 1986, when he was appointed chief justice (born in 1924)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist; as chief justice of the Supreme Court he established the principles of United States constitutional law (1755-1835)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States diplomat and jurist who negotiated peace treaties with Britain and served as the first chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1745-1829)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1862-1948)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist and chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1833-1910)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist and the third chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1745-1807)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States politician and jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1808-1873)

(... is an instance of chief justice) United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court by Richard Nixon (1907-1995)

(chief justice belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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