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adjudge

[uh-juhj]
verb (used with object), adjudged, adjudging.
1.
to declare or pronounce formally; decree: The will was adjudged void.
2.
to award or assign judicially: The prize was adjudged to him.
3.
to decide by a judicial opinion or sentence: to adjudge a case.
4.
to sentence or condemn: He was adjudged to die.
5.
to deem; consider; think: It was adjudged wise to avoid war.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English ajugen < Middle French ajug(i)er < Latin adjūdicāre. See adjudicate

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adjudge (əˈdʒʌdʒ)
 
vb
1.  to pronounce formally; declare: he was adjudged the winner
2.  a.  to determine judicially; judge
 b.  to order or pronounce by law; decree: he was adjudged bankrupt
 c.  to award (costs, damages, etc)
3.  archaic to sentence or condemn
 
[C14: via Old French from Latin adjūdicāre. See adjudicate]

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adjudge
late 14c., from O.Fr. ajugier, from L. adjudicare "grant or award as a judge," from ad- "to" + judicare (see judge).
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