readjudication

adjudication

[uh-joo-di-key-shuhn]
noun
1.
an act of adjudicating.
2.
Law.
a.
the act of a court in making an order, judgment, or decree.
b.
a judicial decision or sentence.
c.
a court decree in bankruptcy.

Origin:
1685–95; < Late Latin adjūdicātiōn- (stem of adjūdicātiō). See adjudicate, -ion

nonadjudication, noun
readjudication, noun
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adjudication
1690s, from L. adjudicationem, noun of action from adjudicatus, pp. of adjudicare (see adjudge).
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