What does ADJUDICATE mean?

ADJUDICATE meaning in General Dictionary

To come to a judicial decision as the judge adjudicated upon the outcome

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  • To adjudge to try to figure out as a judge to settle by judicial decree
  • placed on test or hear an instance and remain because the judge in the test of
  • bring to a finish; settle conclusively
  • To adjudge; in an attempt to determine, as a court; to settle by judicial decree.
  • To come to a judicial decision; as, the courtroom adjudicated upon the situation.

ADJUDICATE meaning in Law Dictionary

To settle in the exercise of judicial expert. To ascertain finally. Synonymous with adjudge in its strictest good sense. Us v. Irwin, 127 U. S. 125, 8 Sup. Ct. 1033, 32 L. Ed. 99; Street v. Benner. 20 Fla. 700; Sans v. ny, 31 Misc. Rep. 559, 04 N. Y. Supp. 081.

ADJUDICATE meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1700, from Latin adiudicatus, previous participle of adiudicare (see adjudge). Associated: Adjudicated; adjudicating.

ADJUDICATE meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To adjudge; to try and determine, as a court; to stay by judicial decree.

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  • (v. i.) to get to a judicial decision; because, the court adjudicated upon the way it is.

Sentence Examples with the word ADJUDICATE

It will be observed that the king does not hear the cause or adjudicate upon it.

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