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Chief justice

Chief´ jus´tice
1.The presiding justice, or principal judge, of a court.
Lord Chief Justice of England
The presiding judge of the Queen's Bench Division of the High Court of Justice. The highest judicial officer of the realm is the Lord High Chancellor.
Chief Justice of the United States
the presiding judge of the Supreme Court, and Highest judicial officer of the republic.
Noun1.chief justice - the judge who presides over a supreme court

CHIEF JUSTICE, officer. The president of a supreme court; as the chief justice of the United States, the chief justice of Pennsylvania, and the like. Vide 15 Vin. Ab. 3.

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