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jurisdiction/ˌʤɚrəsˈdɪkʃən/noun
pluraljurisdictions
jurisdiction
/ˌʤɚrəsˈdɪkʃən/
noun
pluraljurisdictions
Learner's definition of JURISDICTION  
[noncount] : the power or right to make judgments about the law, to arrest and punish criminals, etc.
Synonyms see: 1power
[noncount] : the power or right to govern an area
[count] : an area within which a particular system of laws is used

— jurisdictional

/ˌʤɚrəsˈdɪkʃənl̟/adjective
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