1.The state or profession of those employed in the administration of justice; also, the dispensing or administration of justice.
The honor of the judges in their judicature is the king's honor.
- Bacon.
2.A court of justice; a judicatory.
3.The right of judicial action; jurisdiction; extent jurisdiction of a judge or court.
Noun1.judicature - an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
Synonyms: court, tribunal
2.judicature - the system of law courts that administer justice and constitute the judicial branch of government
3.judicature - the administration of law; the act of determining rights and assigning rewards or punishments; "justice deferred is justice denied"
Synonyms: justice
4.judicature - the position of judge
Synonyms: judgeship, judgship

JUDICATURE. The state of those employed in the administration of justice, and in this sense it is nearly synonymous with judiciary. This term is also used to signify a tribunal; and sometimes it is employed to show the extent of jurisdiction, as, the judicature is upon writs of error, &c. Com. Dig. Parliament, L 1; and see Com. Dig. Courts, A.

Areopagus, adjudgment, adjudication, arbitrament, arbitration, board, choice, council, court, court of arbitration, court of justice, court of law, curia, deeming, discrimination, forum, good judgment, inquisition, judging, judgment, judicatory, judicial process, judiciary, justice, law court, legal tribunal, the Inquisition, the courts, tribunal
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judgment in personam
judgment in rem
judgment lien
judgment of conviction
judgment of dismissal
Judgment of God
judgment on the merits
judgment on the pleadings
Judgment poll
Judgment seat
Judgment summons
-- Judicature --
Judices pedaneos
Judici officium suum excedenti non paretur
Judici satis paena est quod deum habet ultorem
Judicia in deliberationibus crebro naturescunt
Judicia posteriora sunt in lege fortiora
Judicia sunt tanquam juris dicta
judicial activism
judicial admission
Judicial admissions
judicial branch
Judicial confessions
Judicial conventions
judicial decision
judicial doctrine
Judicial mortgage
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