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1. jurisdiction

noun. ['ˌdʒʊrəsˈdɪkʃən, ˌdʒʊrɪsˈdɪkʃən'] (law) the right and power to interpret and apply the law.

Synonyms

  • legal power
  • powerfulness

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • deregulate
  • powerful

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Rhymes with Jurisdiction

  • contradiction
  • crucifixion
  • constriction
  • restriction
  • interdiction
  • dereliction
  • benediction
  • prediction
  • nonfiction
  • infliction
  • conviction
  • depiction
  • affliction
  • friction
  • eviction
  • addiction
  • fiction

How do you pronounce jurisdiction?

Pronounce jurisdiction as ˌʤʊrɪsˈdɪkʃən.

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How do you spell jurisdiction? Is it jurisdication ?

A common misspelling of jurisdiction is jurisdication

Sentences with jurisdiction


1. Noun, singular or mass
File the report in the same jurisdiction as where the incident took place.

Quotes about jurisdiction


1. Acquire knowledge and enjoy its freedom or allow someone to fill you with theirs and live within the jurisdiction of theirs.
- Ikechukwu Izuakor

2. jurisdiction

noun. ['ˌdʒʊrəsˈdɪkʃən, ˌdʒʊrɪsˈdɪkʃən'] in law; the territory within which power can be exercised.

Synonyms

  • turf
  • patriarchate
  • territory
  • district
  • archbishopric
  • caliphate
  • venue
  • parish
  • bishopric
  • episcopate
  • dominion
  • abbacy
  • territorial dominion
  • bailiwick
  • viceroyalty
  • archdeaconry
  • diocese

Antonyms

  • unpersuasiveness
  • powerless
  • uninterestingness
  • stupidity
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