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juridical adj

[Latin juridicus, from jur- jus law + dicere to say]
1 : of or relating to the administration of justice or the office of a judge [raises a question regarding trial]
2 : of or relating to law or jurisprudence
: legal [nowhere in… opinions can we discover any overriding rule "Brown v. Superior Court of Sacramento Cty., 655 P.2d 1260 (1982)"]

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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