What does judicial mean?

Definitions for judicial
dʒuˈdɪʃ əlju·di·cial

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. judicialadjective

    decreed by or proceeding from a court of justice

    "a judicial decision"

  2. judicialadjective

    belonging or appropriate to the office of a judge

    "judicial robes"

  3. judicial, juridical, juridicadjective

    relating to the administration of justice or the function of a judge

    "judicial system"

  4. discriminative, judicialadjective

    expressing careful judgment

    "discriminative censure"; "a biography ...appreciative and yet judicial in purpose"-Tyler Dennett

Wiktionary

  1. judicialnoun

    That branch of government which is responsible for maintaining the courts of law and for the administration of justice.

    Etymology: From iudicialis.

  2. judicialadjective

    Of or relating to a court of law, or to the administration of justice.

    Judicial days: days on which courts are open.

    Etymology: From iudicialis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Judicialadjective

    pertaining or appropriate to courts of justice, or to a judge; practiced or conformed to in the administration of justice; sanctioned or ordered by a court; as, judicial power; judicial proceedings; a judicial sale

    Etymology: [L. judicialis, fr. judicium judgment, fr. judex judge: cf. OF. judicial. See Judge.]

  2. Judicialadjective

    fitted or apt for judging or deciding; as, a judicial mind

    Etymology: [L. judicialis, fr. judicium judgment, fr. judex judge: cf. OF. judicial. See Judge.]

  3. Judicialadjective

    belonging to the judiciary, as distinguished from legislative, administrative, or executive. See Executive

    Etymology: [L. judicialis, fr. judicium judgment, fr. judex judge: cf. OF. judicial. See Judge.]

  4. Judicialadjective

    judicious

    Etymology: [L. judicialis, fr. judicium judgment, fr. judex judge: cf. OF. judicial. See Judge.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Judicial

    jōō-dish′al, adj. pertaining to a judge or court of justice: established by statute.—adv. Judic′ially.—Judicial Committee, an offshoot of the Privy Council, forming a court of appeal; Judicial factor, in Scotland, an administrator appointed by the courts to manage the estate of some one under some imperfection; Judicial separation, the separation of two married persons by order of the Divorce Court. [L. judicialisjudicium.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'judicial' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3760

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'judicial' in Adjectives Frequency: #510

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of judicial in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of judicial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of judicial in a Sentence

  1. John Fisher:

    Meaningful foreign participation and international monitoring will be needed to prevent local pressure and intimidation from interfering with a fair judicial process, sUBSTANCE STILL THERE.

  2. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki:

    For issues related to Department personnel and for privacy reasons, we are not able to confirm the identity of the individual or specific charges, his security clearance will be suspended, and he will be put on administrative leave while this proceeds to its end through any judicial process.

  3. Shawn Nolan:

    The courts have made clear that the government cannot rush executions in order to evade judicial review of the legality and constitutionality of its new execution procedure.

  4. Archana Kotecha:

    I'm extremely hopeful that this judicial review will open the door to change, it is extremely difficult to achieve justice from the government's current piecemeal approach to human trafficking.

  5. President Hassan Rouhani:

    Our judicial system must be transparent for everyone... even if the law is transparent, our judicial processes must also be transparent and accessible to the people, we can see that a single law can have many interpretations, and the judge can make his own presumptions when he delivers a verdict.

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