adjudicate

Definitions:

  • To make a decision (in a legal case or proceeding), as where a judge or arbitrator rules on some disputed issue or claim between the parties.
  • To study and settle (a dispute or conflict).
  • To act as a judge of (a contest or an aspect of a contest).
  • To make a decision in a legal case or proceeding.
  • To study and settle a dispute or conflict.
  • To act as a judge of a contest.
  • To adjudge; pronounce judgment upon; award judicially.
  • To sit in judgment; give a judicial decision: with <em>upon</em>: as, the court <em>adjudicated upon</em> the case.
  • To come to a judicial decision.
  • To adjudge; to try and determine, as a court; to settle by judicial decree.
  • To <xref>settle</xref> a legal case or other dispute.
  • To act as a <xref>judge</xref>.
  • bring to an end; settle conclusively
  • put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of
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