Definition of jurisdictional adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    jurisdictional

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˌdʒʊərɪsˈdɪkʃənl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʒʊrɪsˈdɪkʃənl//
     
    (formal)
     
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  1. 1connected with the authority that an official organization has to make legal decisions about somebody/something a serious jurisdictional error
  2. 2connected with an area or areas in which a particular system of laws has authority jurisdictional boundaries