Meaning of “judiciary” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “judiciary” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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judiciarynoun [ U ]

us /dʒʊˈdɪʃ·iˌer·i, -ˈdɪʃ·ə·ri/

the part of a country’s government that is responsible for its legal system and that consists of all the judges in its courts of law

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judiciarynoun [ C, usually singular ]

uk /dʒuːˈdɪʃəri/ us /dʒuːˈdɪʃieri/ LAW

the part of a country's government that is responsible for its legal system and which consists of all the judges in the country's courts of law:

We need a judiciary that protects the rights of all our citizens.
Public confidence in the rule of law and the judiciary has been damaged by recent events.
The 45-seat governmental council ensures individual freedoms and an independent judiciary.
a judiciary committee/panel

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