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justice

noun
 
 
/ˈdʒʌstɪs/
FAIR BEHAVIOUR [U] B2 behaviour or treatment that is fair and morally correct
справедливость
She tried to bring about fairness and justice for all. →  Opposite injustice Justice and fairness
LAW [U] B2 the system of laws which judges or punishes people
правосудие
the criminal justice system Law courts
JUDGE [C] US someone who judges in a court of law
судья
Judges and juries
bring sb to justice to catch a criminal and decide if they are guilty or not
привлекать кого-либо к судебной ответственности
Justice and fairnessArresting and charging
do sb/sth justice; do justice to sb/sth to show the best or real qualities of something or someone
отдавать должное кому-либо/чему-либо
This postcard doesn't do justice to the wonderful scenery.Justice and fairness
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