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English definition of “justice”

justice

noun [U] (FAIRNESS)    /ˈdʒʌs.tɪs/
B2 fairness in the way people are dealt with: There's no justice in the world when people can be made to suffer like that. The winner has been disqualified for cheating, so justice has been done (= a fair situation has been achieved). → Opposite injusticeJustice and fairness
(Definition of justice noun (FAIRNESS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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