magistracy

magistracy
Synonyms and related words:
Kreis, aedileship, archbishopric, archdiocese, archiepiscopacy, archiepiscopate, aristocracy, arrondissement, bailiwick, bishopric, borough, canton, chairmanship, chancellery, chancellorate, chancellorship, chiefery, chiefry, chieftaincy, chieftainry, chieftainship, city, commune, congressional district, constablewick, consulate, consulship, county, deanery, departement, dictatorship, dictature, diocese, directorship, district, duchy, electoral district, electorate, emirate, episcopacy, government, governorship, hamlet, headship, hegemony, hierarchy, hundred, justiceship, leadership, lordship, magistrateship, magistrature, masterdom, mastership, mastery, mayoralty, mayorship, metropolis, metropolitan area, metropolitanate, metropolitanship, nobility, oblast, okrug, papacy, parish, pashadom, pashalic, patriarchate, patriarchy, pontificality, pontificate, popedom, popehood, popeship, precinct, prefectship, prefecture, premiership, presidency, presidentship, prime-ministership, prime-ministry, princedom, princeship, principality, proconsulate, proconsulship, protectorate, protectorship, province, provostry, provostship, rectorate, rectorship, regency, regentship, region, riding, ruling class, seigniory, seneschalship, seneschalsy, sheikhdom, sheriffalty, sheriffcy, sheriffdom, sheriffwick, shire, shrievalty, soke, stake, state, supervisorship, suzerainship, suzerainty, territory, town, township, tribunate, village, vizierate, viziership, wapentake, ward

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Magistracy — Mag is*tra*cy, n.; pl. {Magistracies}. [From {Magistrate}.] 1. The office or dignity of a magistrate. Blackstone. [1913 Webster] 2. The collective body of magistrates. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • magistracy — index bench, judiciary Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • magistracy — ► NOUN (pl. magistracies) 1) the office or authority of a magistrate. 2) magistrates collectively …   English terms dictionary

  • magistracy — [maj′is trə sē] n. pl. magistracies 1. the position, office, function, or term of a magistrate 2. magistrates collectively 3. the district under a magistrate; magistrate s jurisdiction …   English World dictionary

  • magistracy — ma|gis|tra|cy [ˈmædʒıstrəsi] n [U] 1.) the official position of a magistrate, or the time during which someone has this position 2.) the magistracy magistrates considered together as a group …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • magistracy — [ madʒɪstrəsi] noun (plural magistracies) the office or authority of a magistrate. ↘(the magistracy) magistrates collectively …   English new terms dictionary

  • magistracy — noun (U) 1 the official position of a magistrate, or the time during which someone has this position 2 the magistracy magistrates considered together as a group …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • magistracy — noun (plural cies) Date: circa 1585 1. the state of being a magistrate 2. the office, power, or dignity of a magistrate 3. a body of magistrates 4. the district under a magistrate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • magistracy — /maj euh streuh see/, n., pl. magistracies. 1. the office or function of a magistrate. 2. a body of magistrates. 3. the district under a magistrate. Also, magistrature /maj euh stray cheuhr/. [1570 80; MAGISTR(ATE) + ACY] * * * …   Universalium

  • magistracy — noun /ˈmædʒ.ɪst.ɹə.si/ a) The office or dignity of a magistrate. b) The collective body of magistrates …   Wiktionary

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