judiciary has definitions from the field of law
[ noun ] persons who administer justice



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(Morton A. Kaplan and Nicholas de B. Katzenbach,...)

In municipal systems we tend to view what is called positivism as fundamentally a movement to democratize policy by increasing the power of parliament - the elected representatives - at the expense of the more conservative judiciary .

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administration government

[ noun ] (law) the system of law courts that administer justice and constitute the judicial branch of government