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juridical

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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] iuridicus, from ius ‘law’.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /dʒʊˈɹɪdɪkəl/

Adjective

juridical (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
juridical

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  1. Pertaining to the law or rule of law, legal; judicial, related to the administration of justice (as to jurisprudence, or to the function of a judge or court).
    • 1978: in any case one schematizes power in a juridical form, and one defines its effects as obedience. — Michel Foucault, The Will to Knowledge, trans. Robert Hurley (Penguin 1998, p. 85)

Alternative spellings

  • juridic

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