Jurisdiction

noun

Definition

1. Control and authority, especially to interpret and exercise the law

2. The specific area of someone's or something's control or authority

Synonymns

administration

authority

control

Antonymns

powerless

submission

surrender

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Headmaster Albus Dumbledore has jurisdiction over all the staff and students of Hogwart School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
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The Mounted Police had jurisdiction over the mobbing protestors.
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