judicature system

/ˈdʒudəkətʃə sɪstəm/ (say 'joohduhkuhchuh sistuhm)

the system established in England in 1873–5 and largely adopted in Australia and New Zealand, reorganising the courts of law and simplifying procedure.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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