WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
ju•di•ci•ar•y /dʒuˈdɪʃiˌɛri, -ˈdɪʃəri/USA pronunciation n., pl. -ar•ies,adj. 
n. [countable;
usually singular;
often: the + ~]
Governmentthe judicial branch of government. Governmentthe system of courts of justice in a country. Governmentjudges thought of as a group.
adj.  Governmentrelating to the judicial branch or system or to judges:the judiciary functions of the Supreme Court.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

judiciary /dʒuːˈdɪʃɪərɪ -ˈdɪʃərɪ/ adj
  1. of or relating to courts of law, judgment, or judges
n ( pl -aries)
  1. the branch of the central authority in a state concerned with the administration of justice
  2. the system of courts in a country
  3. the judges collectively; bench



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