Definition of adjudicate:
essay, attempt, square off, resolve, finalize, pass judgment, root, try out, test, hear, arrive at, adjudge, come down, dissolve, assay, conclude, sample, steady down, gauge, go down, subside, fall, guess, go under, commit yourself, seek, patch up, settle down, purpose, try on, prove, break up, law, stress, decide, sink, get back, solve, evaluate, settle, examine, taste, make up, ensconce, nail down, render, answer, square up, finalise, make up your mind, locate, decree, label, descend, strain, umpire, make up one's mind, try, estimate, judge, approximate, take root.
- judge (part of speech: verb)
- mediate (part of speech: verb)
- jurisprudent (part of speech: adjective)
- "The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2)", John West.
He was charged with the delicate task of persuading a Government whose pride had been touched to the quick to ratify the claims convention, to agree to a commission to adjudicate other claims which it had refused to recognize, to yield West Florida as a part of the Louisiana purchase, and to accept two million dollars for the rest of Florida east of the Perdido River.- "Jefferson and his Colleagues A Chronicle of the Virginia Dynasty, Volume 15 In The Chronicles Of America Series", Allen Johnson.
While State courts have no admiralty jurisdiction, they can adjudicate upon a claim of title or right of possession to fixed property within the territorial limits of their State, although the parties adversely interested are not and have not been personally served with process there or anywhere.- "The American Judiciary", Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD.