/ 9dVUErIs5dIkFn; 9dVJrIs`dIkFEn/ n [U] (a) authority to carry out justice and to interpret and apply laws; right to exercise legal authority 司法; 司法权; 审判权; 裁判权: The court has no jurisdiction over foreign diplomats living in this country. 法院对驻本国的外交官无裁判权. (b) limits within which legal authority may be exercised 管辖权限: to come within/fall outside sb's jurisdiction 在某人管辖权限之内[].