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Definitions for extrajudicial
ˌɛk strə dʒuˈdɪʃ əlex·tra·ju·di·cial

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extrajudicialadjective

    beyond the usual course of legal proceedings; legally unwarranted

    "an extrajudicial penalty"


  1. extrajudicialadjective

    Carried out without legal authority.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Extrajudicialadjective

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

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  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

Examples of extrajudicial in a Sentence

  1. James Cavallaro:

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

  2. Christof Heyns:

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

  3. Manveer Singh:

    In the past, when Indian agricultural workers have protested for fair prices and working conditions, Union Seminary has responded with violent crackdowns that include documented torture, human rights abuses, and extrajudicial killings, it is critical that, in this moment of peaceful protest, we keep our eyes trained on India's response, and ensure that they do not again resort to repressive tactics as a way to thwart free speech and protest.

  4. State Department:

    Democratic governance and human rights deteriorated dramatically during the year as the result of a campaign of the Maduro administration to consolidate its power, the most significant human rights issues included extrajudicial killings by security forces, including government sponsored' colectivos' ; torture by security forces ; harsh and life-threatening prison conditions ; widespread arbitrary detentions ; and political prisoners.

  5. Christof Heyns:

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

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