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One entry found for jurisdiction.
Main Entry: ju·ris·dic·tion
Pronunciation: secondarystressjudotr-schwas-primarystressdik-shschwan
Function: noun
1 : the power, right, or authority to interpret and apply the law
2 : the authority of a sovereign power to govern or legislate
3 : the limits or territory within which authority may be exercised

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