judicial

  • 1 judicial — ju·di·cial /jü di shəl/ adj [Latin judicialis, from judicium judgment, from judic judex judge, from jus right, law + dicere to determine, say] 1 a: of or relating to a judgment, the function of judging, the administration of justice, or the… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 judicial — judicial, judiciary, juridical, juristic are comparable because of verbal confusion and because all imply some connection with courts of law. Judicial, by far the most common of these adjectives both in legal and in general use, often implies a… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 3 judicial — (Del lat. iudiciālis). adj. Perteneciente o relativo al juicio, a la administración de justicia o a la judicatura. ☛ V. arbitrio judicial, carrera judicial, defensor judicial, depósito judicial, juramento judicial, partido judicial, poder… …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 4 Judicial — Ju*di cial, a. [L. judicialis, fr. judicium judgment, fr. judex judge: cf. OF. judicial. See {Judge}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Pertaining or appropriate to courts of justice, or to a judge; practiced or conformed to in the administration of justice;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 judicial — ju‧di‧cial [dʒuːˈdɪʆl] adjective [only before a noun] LAW connected with a court of law or the legal system: • All citizens must have confidence in the judicial system. • This legislation represented an effort by Congress to interfere with the… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 6 judicial — judicial, judicious These two words, both derived from the Latin word judex meaning ‘judge’, are easily confused although their current meanings are distinct. Judicial means ‘relating to judges or legal processes’ (a judicial inquiry / a judicial …

    Modern English usage

  • 7 judicial — adjetivo 1. De los jueces, o de la administración de justicia: sentencia judicial, error judicial. año* judicial. partido* judicial. poder* judicial. policía* judicial …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 8 judicial — (adj.) late 14c., from L. iudicalis of or belonging to a court of justice, from iudicium judgment, decision, from iudicem (see JUDGE (Cf. judge) (v.)). Related: Judicially …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 judicial — adj. 2 g. 1. De juiz. 2. Relativo a juiz ou aos juízes. 3. Relativo aos tribunais ou à justiça. = FORENSE   ‣ Etimologia: latim judicialis, e …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 10 judicial — [adj] legal administrative, authoritative, constitutional, discriminating, distinguished, equitable, forensic, impartial, judgelike, judiciary, juridical, jurisdictional, juristic, lawful, legalistic, magisterial, official, pontifical, principled …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 judicial — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ of, by, or appropriate to a law court or judge. DERIVATIVES judicially adverb. ORIGIN from Latin judicium judgement …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 judicial — [jo͞o dish′əl] adj. [OFr < L judicialis < judex: see JUDGE] 1. of judges, law courts, or their functions 2. allowed, enforced, or set by order of a judge or law court 3. administering justice 4. like or befitting a judge 5. carefully… …

    English World dictionary

  • 13 judicial — (Del lat. judex, icis, juez.) ► adjetivo DERECHO Que tiene relación con el juez, con el juicio o con la judicatura: ■ poder judicial; procedimiento judicial. * * * judicial (del lat. «iudiciālis») adj. De [o del] juez o de [los] jueces, o de [la] …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 14 judicial — Belonging to the office of a judge; as judicial authority. Relating to or connected with the administration of justice; as a judicial officer. Having the character of judgment or formal legal procedure; as a judicial act. Proceeding from a court… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 15 judicial — Belonging to the office of a judge; as judicial authority. Relating to or connected with the administration of justice; as a judicial officer. Having the character of judgment or formal legal procedure; as a judicial act. Proceeding from a court… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 16 judicial — judicially, adv. judicialness, n. /jooh dish euhl/, adj. 1. pertaining to judgment in courts of justice or to the administration of justice: judicial proceedings; the judicial system. 2. pertaining to courts of law or to judges; judiciary:… …

    Universalium

  • 17 judicial — 01. The Canadian [judiciary] has shown a reluctance to jail people convicted of the simple possession of marijuana. 02. He is set to appear before the Senate [Judiciary] committee to present his case for the abolishment of the death penalty. 03.… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 18 judicial — (adj) (Básico) que está relacionado con la administración de justicia Ejemplos: Abrieron el proceso judicial contra los narcotraficantes. El pobre ha sido condenado por un error judicial. Colocaciones: poder judicial, defensor judicial, partido… …

    Español Extremo Basic and Intermediate

  • 19 judicial — ju|di|cial [ dʒu dıʃl ] adjective only before noun ** 1. ) relating to the judges and courts that are responsible for justice in a country or state: the judicial system a ) done by a judge or court: a judicial decision a judicial review b )… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 judicial */*/ — UK [dʒuːˈdɪʃ(ə)l] / US [dʒuˈdɪʃ(ə)l] adjective [only before noun] 1) relating to the judges and courts that are responsible for justice in a country or state the judicial system a) done by a judge or court a judicial decision a judicial review b) …

    English dictionary


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