Jurisdiction synonyms

jo͝or'ĭs-dĭk'shən
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Responsible oversight.
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The open country near or belonging to a town or city -- usually used in plural.
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A person or thing having great influence, force, or authority
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(law) the right and power to interpret and apply the law
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Power to influence or persuade resulting from knowledge or experience:
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(Law) The scope of a statute.
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A testing area at which rockets and missiles are launched and tracked.
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The act or fact of controlling; power to direct or regulate; ability to use effectively
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The right and power to command, decide, rule, or judge
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Discretion is defined as the right of someone to make choices or the quality of someone who is careful about what they do or say.
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The extent of legal power of a judge or court of law; jurisdiction
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The office or district of a bailiff.
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A subdivision of government usually one step below the national level.
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(Mythology) An area of activity for a planet; or by extension, an area of influence for a god, hero etc. [from 14th c.]
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The office or dignity of a magistrate.
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An official charge or authority to do something, often used of military officers.
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The opportunity or possibility to function or be active:
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In general, a form of justice where both parties designate a person whose ruling they will accept formally. More specifically in Market Anarchist (market anarchy) theory, arbitration designates the process by which two agencies pre-negotiate a set of common rules in anticipation of cases where a customer from each agency is involved in a dispute.
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A prior or exclusive right or privilege, esp. one peculiar to a rank, class, etc.
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All or part of the right side
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Government; reign; control
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The period of rule, dominance, sway, etc.
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A sphere of activity, influence, or knowledge:
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(Computing) A contiguous area of storage in a file system.
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Government by an emperor or empress
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Dominance of one social group over another, such that the ruling group or hegemon acquires some degree of consent from the subordinate, as opposed to dominance purely by force.
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Sovereignty is authority to govern a state or a state that is self governing.
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The act or process of administering, especially the management of a government or large institution.
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Possession and exercise of the authority to command:
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Appropriate for a decision by a court because of the presentation of clear legal issues in a dispute between parties with an actual stake in the outcome.
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Having or conferring full power or authority
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A distinct part or section, as of a building, set aside for a specific function:
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In journalism, the primary focus of a reporter's stories (such as police/courts, education, city government, business etc.).
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Plural form of bound.
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The right or power of dealing with a matter judicially; jurisdiction
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A restricted space or area:
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A county is defined as an administrative division of a state or country.
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Administrative division of the later Roman Empire, starting with the tetrarchy.
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The definition of a district is a region set aside or grouped together as one specific area for political or administrative purposes.
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A territory or sphere of influence or control; a realm.
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A complete range or extent:
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Something, such as an order or a dictum, having absolute or unquestioned authority:
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A margin of freedom or variation, as of activity, time, or expenditure; latitude.
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Plural form of limit
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A district of British local civil government, often identical with the original church parish
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(US, law enforcement) A subdivision of a city under the jurisdiction of a specific group of police; the police station situated in that district.
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Any of the levels of importance or distinction in a group or organization; echelon
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A geographic area under control of a single governing entity such as state or municipality; an area whose borders are determined by the scope of political power rather than solely by natural features such as rivers and ridges.
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That part of a declaration in an action that designates the county in which the trial is to occur
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A district within which a uniform rate is charged, as by a transportation system
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Control or power over another or others.
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The status of master or ruler; control:
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Might means a great deal of strength.
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Say, voice (in a matter).
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(Cricket) The set number of balls bowled during a single turn at one end of the wicket
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