Definitions for justiciarydʒʌˈstɪʃ iˌɛr i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jus•ti•ci•ar•ydʒʌˈstɪʃ iˌɛr i(adj.; n.)(pl.)-ar•ies.

  1. (adj.)of or pertaining to the administration of justice.

    Category: Law, Western History

  2. (n.)the office or jurisdiction of a justiciar.

    Category: Law, Western History

  3. Category: Law, Western History

    Ref: justiciar

Origin of justiciary:

1470–80; < ML jūsticiārius

Princeton's WordNet

  1. justiciar, justiciary(noun)

    formerly a high judicial officer

  2. justiciary(noun)

    the jurisdiction of a justiciar


  1. justiciary(Noun)

    A justiciar

  2. justiciary(Noun)

    The office of a justiciar

Webster Dictionary

  1. Justiciary(noun)

    an old name for the judges of the higher English courts


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