Definition of "comity"
  1. A principle where one jurisdiction acknowledges and respects the legislative, executive, and judicial actions performed in another jurisdiction
How to use "comity" in a sentence
  1. State A respects the comity principle by recognizing the laws passed in neighboring State B.
  2. Through comity, the judgment passed in the federal court was recognized in the state circuit court.
  3. Comity is essential in the legal system to ensure cooperation and respect between different jurisdictions.

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