Define: Adjudication

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Definition: Adjudication

Quick Summary of Adjudication

Adjudication is the legal process by which an arbiter or judge reviews evidence and argumentation, including legal reasoning set forth by opposing parties or litigants to come to a decision which determines rights and obligations between the parties involved.

What is the dictionary definition of Adjudication?

Dictionary Definition

Adjudication refers to the judgement or decision of a court; especially concerning bankruptcy proceedings.


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Definition Sources

Definitions for Adjudication are sourced/syndicated from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 29th January 2019.