What is another word for jurisdictions?

28 synonyms found


[ d͡ʒˌʊ͡əɹɪsdˈɪkʃənz], [ d‍ʒˌʊ‍əɹɪsdˈɪkʃənz], [ dʒ_ˌʊə_ɹ_ɪ_s_d_ˈɪ_k_ʃ_ə_n_z]

'Jurisdiction' is a term that refers to the power, authority, or territory within which legal or administrative proceedings take place. Some synonyms for this term may include 'domain,' which refers to a specified area of territory or knowledge, 'territory,' which can describe a specific region or land controlled by a government, 'province,' which refers to a governing body's power over a specific area, 'realm,' which can refer to a kingdom or empire, and 'zone,' which can describe a specific area or territory for a particular purpose. These synonyms are all used to describe areas or territories where specific rules or laws apply, and suggest a sense of control or authority over that area.

How to use "Jurisdictions" in context?

The concept of jurisdiction has evolved over the years, and is no longer limited to the legal system. Jurisdiction now refers to any authority or power a person or entity has over another. It can be formal, like the power of a government, or informal, like the power of a family or friends. In today's world, jurisdiction can be found in nearly every area of life.

Jurisdiction can be found in the legal system. Courts have jurisdiction over specific disputes. They have the power to make rulings based on the law.

Jurisdiction can also be found in the business world.

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