Vocabulary sort

kovamipo's version from 2017-12-13 07:21

Section 1

Question Answer
jurya group of persons sworn to render a verdict or true answer on a question or questions officially submitted to them.
justifyto show (an act, claim, statement, etc.) to be just or right:
jurisdictionthe right, power, or authority to administer justice by hearing and determining controversies.
justificationa reason, fact, circumstance, or explanation that justifies or defends:
justguided by truth, reason, justice, and fairness:
abjureto renounce, repudiate, or retract, especially with formal solemnity; recant:
perjurythe willful giving of false testimony under oath or affirmation, before a competent tribunal, upon a point material to a legal inquiry.
judgea public officer authorized to hear and decide cases in a court of law; a magistrate charged with the administration of justice.
justistthe quality of being just; righteousness, equitableness, or moral rightness:
jurista person versed in the law, as a judge, lawyer, or scholar.

Section 2