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Definition:
  • (law) the right and power to interpret and apply the law; "courts having jurisdiction in this district";
  • in law; the territory within which power can be exercised;

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    Hyponyms: abbacy, archbishopric, archdeaconry, bailiwick, caliphate, diocese, bishopric, justiciary, turf, parish, patriarchate, venue, viceroyalty

     

     
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