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That branch of government which is responsible for maintaining the courts of law and for the administration of justice.
Middle English from Anglo-Norman from Latin iūdiciālis from iūdicium judgment from iūdex iūdic- judge deik- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Latin iūdiciālis.
Each province has also its own judicial system.
They were the king's lieutenants for judicial and administrative purposes and were established in the 12th century, either by Alexander I.
Lord Mansfield's great reputation rests chiefly on his judicial career.
The judicial authorities requested a rescript from the emperor Aurelian for the decision of the cause.
Under all these three acts there is a final appeal to the judicial committee of the privy council.
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