The definition of justice is the use of power as appointed by law, honor or standards to support fair treatment and due reward.
An example of justice is someone being set free from prison after dna evidence shows they are innocent.
See justice in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: OFr < L justitia < justus: see just
See justice in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin iūstitia
Origin: , from iūstus, just; see Just 1.
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