What does extrajudicial mean?

Definitions for extrajudicialˌɛk strə dʒuˈdɪʃ əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extrajudicial(adj)

    beyond the usual course of legal proceedings; legally unwarranted

    "an extrajudicial penalty"

Wiktionary

  1. extrajudicial(Adjective)

    Carried out without legal authority.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Extrajudicial(adj)

    out of or beyond the proper authority of a court or judge; beyond jurisdiction; not legally required

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of extrajudicial in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of extrajudicial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Christof Heyns:

    Extrajudicial executions and excessive use of force by security agents persist.

  2. Christof Heyns:

    The images shown carry all the signs of a clear case of an extrajudicial execution.

  3. James Cavallaro:

    The testimonies...at least suggest that there were extrajudicial executions, and there should be an investigation.

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