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jurisdiction
used in Anna Karenina

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Definition
the authority to make decisions or apply the law; or the territory subject to such authority
  • "Kindly consider," he began, "cases of that kind are, as you are aware, under ecclesiastical jurisdiction; the reverend fathers are fond of going into the minutest details in cases of that kind," he said with a smile, which betrayed his sympathy with the reverend fathers' taste.
    Part Four (19% in)

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