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ad·ju·di·cate

 (ə-jo͞o′dĭ-kāt′)
v. ad·ju·di·cat·ed, ad·ju·di·cat·ing, ad·ju·di·cates
v.tr.
1. 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.
2. To study and settle (a dispute or conflict): The principal adjudicated the students' quarrel.
3. To act as a judge of (a contest or an aspect of a contest).
v.intr.
1. To make a decision in a legal case or proceeding: a judge adjudicating on land claims.
2. To study and settle a dispute or conflict.
3. To act as a judge of a contest.

[Latin adiūdicāre, adiūdicāt-, to award to (judicially) : ad-, ad- + iūdicāre, to judge (from iūdex, judge; see judge).]

ad·ju′di·ca′tion n.
ad·ju′di·ca′tive adj.
ad·ju′di·ca′tor n.

adjudicate

(əˈdʒuːdɪˌkeɪt)
vb
1. (Law) (when: intr, usually foll by upon) to give a decision (on), esp a formal or binding one
2. (intr) to act as an adjudicator
3. (Chess & Draughts) (tr) chess to determine the likely result of (a game) by counting relative value of pieces, positional strength, etc
4. (Law) (intr) to serve as a judge or arbiter, as in a competition
[C18: from Latin adjūdicāre to award something to someone, from ad- to + jūdicāre to act as a judge, from jūdex judge]
adˌjudiˈcation n
adjudicative adj

ad•ju•di•cate

(əˈdʒu dɪˌkeɪt)

v. -cat•ed, -cat•ing. v.t.
1. to settle or determine (an issue or dispute) judicially.
v.i.
2. to sit in judgment; act as judge (usu. fol. by upon).
[1690–1700; < Latin adjūdicātus, past participle of adjūdicāre. See ad-, judge]
ad•ju′di•ca`tive (-ˌkeɪ tɪv, -kə tɪv) ad•ju′di•ca•to`ry (-kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i) adj.
ad•ju′di•ca`tor, n.

adjudicate


Past participle: adjudicated
Gerund: adjudicating

Imperative
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adjudicate
Present
I adjudicate
you adjudicate
he/she/it adjudicates
we adjudicate
you adjudicate
they adjudicate
Preterite
I adjudicated
you adjudicated
he/she/it adjudicated
we adjudicated
you adjudicated
they adjudicated
Present Continuous
I am adjudicating
you are adjudicating
he/she/it is adjudicating
we are adjudicating
you are adjudicating
they are adjudicating
Present Perfect
I have adjudicated
you have adjudicated
he/she/it has adjudicated
we have adjudicated
you have adjudicated
they have adjudicated
Past Continuous
I was adjudicating
you were adjudicating
he/she/it was adjudicating
we were adjudicating
you were adjudicating
they were adjudicating
Past Perfect
I had adjudicated
you had adjudicated
he/she/it had adjudicated
we had adjudicated
you had adjudicated
they had adjudicated
Future
I will adjudicate
you will adjudicate
he/she/it will adjudicate
we will adjudicate
you will adjudicate
they will adjudicate
Future Perfect
I will have adjudicated
you will have adjudicated
he/she/it will have adjudicated
we will have adjudicated
you will have adjudicated
they will have adjudicated
Future Continuous
I will be adjudicating
you will be adjudicating
he/she/it will be adjudicating
we will be adjudicating
you will be adjudicating
they will be adjudicating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been adjudicating
you have been adjudicating
he/she/it has been adjudicating
we have been adjudicating
you have been adjudicating
they have been adjudicating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been adjudicating
you will have been adjudicating
he/she/it will have been adjudicating
we will have been adjudicating
you will have been adjudicating
they will have been adjudicating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been adjudicating
you had been adjudicating
he/she/it had been adjudicating
we had been adjudicating
you had been adjudicating
they had been adjudicating
Conditional
I would adjudicate
you would adjudicate
he/she/it would adjudicate
we would adjudicate
you would adjudicate
they would adjudicate
Past Conditional
I would have adjudicated
you would have adjudicated
he/she/it would have adjudicated
we would have adjudicated
you would have adjudicated
they would have adjudicated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.adjudicate - put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial ofadjudicate - put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of; "The football star was tried for the murder of his wife"; "The judge tried both father and son in separate trials"
decide, make up one's mind, determine - reach, make, or come to a decision about something; "We finally decided after lengthy deliberations"
court-martial - subject to trial by court-martial
2.adjudicate - bring to an endadjudicate - bring to an end; settle conclusively; "The case was decided"; "The judge decided the case in favor of the plaintiff"; "The father adjudicated when the sons were quarreling over their inheritance"
terminate, end - bring to an end or halt; "She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime"; "The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I"
judge - determine the result of (a competition)
adjust - decide how much is to be paid on an insurance claim

adjudicate

verb judge, decide, determine, settle, referee, umpire, mediate, adjudge, arbitrate a commissioner to adjudicate on legal rights

adjudicate

verb
To make a decision about (a controversy or dispute, for example) after deliberation, as in a court of law:
Translations
posuzovat
afgøredømme
zsûriben vesz részt
dæma
būti teisėjuteisėjasteismo sprendimas
izšķirtizspriest
hakemlik yapmak

adjudicate

[əˈdʒuːdɪkeɪt]
A. VT [+ contest] → arbitrar, hacer de árbitro en; [+ claim] → decidir sobre
B. VIarbitrar
to adjudicate on a matterarbitrar en un asunto

adjudicate

[əˈdʒuːdɪkeɪt]
vt
[+ contest] → juger
[+ claim] → statuer sur
vise prononcer
to adjudicate on sth → se prononcer sur qch

adjudicate

vt
(= judge) claimentscheiden; competitionPreisrichter(in) sein bei
(Jur: = declare) to adjudicate somebody bankruptjdn für bankrott erklären
vientscheiden, urteilen (on, in bei); (in dispute) → Schiedsrichter(in) sein (→ on bei, in +dat); (in competition, dog show etc) → als Preisrichter(in) fungieren

adjudicate

[əˈdʒuːdɪkeɪt] vt (contest) → giudicare; (claim) → decidere su

adjudicate

(əˈdʒuːdikeit) verb
to act as a judge (in an artistic competition etc).
aˌdjudiˈcation noun
aˈdjudicator noun
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