[joo-di-key-tiv] /ˈdʒu dɪˌkeɪ tɪv/
having ability to judge; judging:
the judicative faculty.
having the function of trying causes
competent to judge and pass sentence
1640s, from Latin iudicat-, past participle stem of iudicare “to judge,” which is related to iudicem (see judge (v.)) + -ive.
[joo-di-kair] /ˈdʒu dɪˌkɛər/ noun, (often initial capital letter) 1. a federally funded program providing free or low-cost legal services to the poor.
[joo-di-key-ter] /ˈdʒu dɪˌkeɪ tər/ noun 1. a person who acts as judge or sits in judgment. /ˈdʒuːdɪˌkeɪtə/ noun 1. a person who acts as a judge
[joo-di-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈdʒu dɪ kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ adjective 1. of or relating to judgment or the administration of justice; judiciary: judicatory power. noun, plural judicatories. 2. a court of law and justice; tribunal; judiciary. 3. the administration of justice. /ˈdʒuːdɪkətərɪ/ adjective 1. of or relating to the administration of justice noun 2. a court […]
[joo-di-key-cher, -kuh-choo r] /ˈdʒu dɪˌkeɪ tʃər, -kəˌtʃʊər/ noun 1. the administration of justice, as by judges or courts. 2. the office, function, or authority of a judge. 3. the jurisdiction of a judge or court. 4. a body of judges. 5. the power of administering justice by legal trial and determination. /ˈdʒuːdɪkətʃə/ noun 1. the […]