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Inquisitorial

In`quis`i`to´ri`al
a.1.Pertaining to inquisition; making rigorous and unfriendly inquiry; searching; as, inquisitorial power.
2.Pertaining to the Court of Inquisition or resembling its practices.
Adj.1.inquisitorial - especially indicating a form of prosecution in which proceedings are secret and the accused is questioned by a prosecutor who acts also as the judge
Antonyms:
accusatorial - specifically indicating a form of prosecution in which one is publicly accused of and tried for a crime and in which the judge is not also the prosecutor
2.inquisitorial - marked by inquisitive interest; especially suggestive of an ecclesiastical inquisitor; "the press was inquisitorial to the point of antagonism"; "a practical police force with true inquisitorial talents"- Waldo Frank
3.inquisitorial - having the authority to conduct official investigations; "the inquisitorial power of the Senate"
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