Magistrate synonyms

măj'ĭ-strāt', -strĭt

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A person appointed to a position of authority in the armed forces; specif., commissioned officer
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A person appointed by the court to manage a part or all of the assets and liabilities of an intestate or of a testator who has no executor. In many states, the person can be a man or a woman, but in the others, the term refers to a male, while a female who is appointed to perform these duties is called an administratrix. See also administrator ad litem and ancillary administrator.
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The civil power dealing with law.
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An elected or appointed public official with authority to hear and decide cases in a court of law
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Alternative form of alcaide.
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A high official; a ruler.
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A court attendant entrusted with duties such as the maintenance of order in a courtroom during a trial.
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(Slang) A supervisor; a boss.
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An official residing in a foreign country in order to protect the interests of citizens from his or her nation.
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One who holds an office or position, especially one who acts in a subordinate capacity for an institution such as a corporation or governmental agency.
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A student of jurisprudence; jurist
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One who has thorough knowledge and experience of law, especially an eminent judge, lawyer, or legal scholar.
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In some states, a magistrate with jurisdiction over a small district, authorized to decide minor cases, commit persons to trial in a higher court, perform marriages, etc.
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A public official who decides cases brought before a court of law in order to administer justice
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(Slang, uncountable) The police.
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Court is an area dedicated for playing a specific game.
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Any of the group of persons who direct an organization or institution
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