Complete Definition of "adjudication"

English

Pronunciation
IPA|/ˌæd.dʒu.dɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-eɪʃǝn|-eɪʃǝn

Noun
adjudication (Plural: adjudications)

#The act of adjudicate|adjudicating, of reaching a judgement.
#A judgment or sentence.
#: [Mr. C.] says he confessed to avoid a lengthier sentence after his original attorney told him that the prosecutor claimed DNA evidence conclusively identified him as the attacker. [Mr. C.] had an earlier deferred <b>adjudication</b> for indecency with a minor. &mdash; Houston Chronicle (6/17/2007)

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