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Related / Similar Words: justice, judicature, justness, Department of Justice, Justice Department, DoJ, judge, jurist, magistrate

 

Definition:
  • the administration of law; the act of determining rights and assigning rewards or punishments; "justice deferred is justice denied";
  • the quality of being just or fair;
  • the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870;
  • a public official authorized to decide questions bought before a court of justice;

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    Hyponyms: fairness, equity, right, rightfulness, chief justice, Daniel, doge, justice of the peace, justiciar, justiciary, ordinary, praetor, pretor, qadi, recorder, stipendiary, stipendiary magistrate, trial judge, trier, Samson

     

    Derivational Morphology: judge, adjudicate, try, decide, settle, resolve

     

     
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