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Definition 1: the act of meting out justice according to the law - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for judicature in the sense of this definition

(judicature is a kind of ...) judgment involved in the determination of rights and the assignment of rewards and punishments

Definition 2: the position of judge - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for judicature in the sense of this definition

(judicature is a kind of ...) a job in an organization

"he occupied a post in the treasury"

Definition 3: the system of law courts that administer justice and constitute the judicial branch of government - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for judicature in the sense of this definition

(judicature is a kind of ...) a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole

"a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going"

(... is a kind of judicature ) the judiciary of the United States which is responsible for interpreting and enforcing federal laws

(... is part of judicature) the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit

"the government reduced taxes" "the matter was referred to higher authorities"

Definition 4: an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for judicature in the sense of this definition

(judicature is a kind of ...) a group of persons who are gathered together for a common purpose

(... is a kind of judicature ) a tribunal that is presided over by a magistrate or by one or more judges who administer justice according to the laws

(... is a kind of judicature ) an irregular unauthorized court

(... is a kind of judicature ) a judicial court of commissioned officers for the discipline and punishment of military personnel

(... is a kind of judicature ) a mock court where law students argue hypothetical cases

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court that has power to prosecute for minor offenses and to bind over for trial in a superior court anyone accused of serious offenses

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court having jurisdiction over the probate of wills and the administration of estates

(... is a kind of judicature ) a local court with criminal jurisdiction and sometimes administrative functions

(... is a kind of judicature ) (Roman Catholic Church) the supreme ecclesiastical tribunal for cases appealed to the Holy See from diocesan courts

(... is a kind of judicature ) a former English court that became notorious for its arbitrary methods and severe punishments

(... is a kind of judicature ) any court that has jurisdiction above an inferior court

(... is a kind of judicature ) the highest court in most states of the United States

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court that has power to prosecute for traffic offenses

(... is a kind of judicature ) the first court before which the facts of a case are decided

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court having jurisdiction over dependent and delinquent children

(... is a kind of judicature ) a former tribunal of the Roman Catholic Church (1232-1820) created to discover and suppress heresy

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court established to settle disputes between members of the United Nations

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court whose jurisdiction is to review decisions of lower courts or agencies

(... is a kind of judicature ) the county courts of England (replaced in 1971 by Crown courts)

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court with jurisdiction in equity

(... is a kind of judicature ) a church tribunal or governing body

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court having jurisdiction over criminal cases

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court having jurisdiction over the termination of marriage contracts

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court in some states in the United States that has jurisdiction over family disputes (especially those involving children)

(... is a kind of judicature ) a court establish by the authority of a federal government

(... is a kind of judicature ) a secret federal court created in 1978 by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act; responsible for authorizing wiretaps and other forms of electronic surveillance and for authorizing searches of suspected spies and terrorists by the Department of Justice or United States intelligence agencies

(... is a kind of judicature ) any court whose decisions can be appealed to a higher court

(judicature is a part of ...) the magistrate or judge or judges sitting in court in judicial capacity to compose the court collectively

(judicature is a member of ...) a body of citizens sworn to give a true verdict according to the evidence presented in a court of law

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