jurisdiction
Pronunciation
  • (GA) IPA: /d͡ʒʊɹɪsˈdɪkʃən/, /d͡ʒɝɪsˈdɪkʃən/
  • (RP) IPA: /d͡ʒʊəɹɪsˈdɪkʃən/, /d͡ʒɔːɹɪsˈdɪkʃən/
Noun

jurisdiction

  1. The power, right, or authority to interpret and apply the law.
  2. The power or right to exercise authority.
  3. The authority of a sovereign power to govern or legislate.
  4. The limits or territory within which authority may be exercised.
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