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Synonyms for jurisdiction

Noun

1. legal power, jurisdiction, power, powerfulness
usage: (law) the right and power to interpret and apply the law; "courts having jurisdiction in this district"
2. jurisdiction, district, territory, territorial dominion, dominion
usage: in law; the territory within which power can be exercised
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