Ad*ju`di*ca"tion (#), n. [L. adjudicatio: cf. F. adjudication.]


The act of adjudicating; the act or process of trying and determining judicially.


A deliberate determination by the judicial power; a judicial decision or sentence.

"An adjudication in favor of natural rights."


3. Bankruptcy practice

The decision upon the question whether the debtor is a bankrupt.


4. ScotsLaw

A process by which land is attached security or in satisfaction of a debt.


© Webster 1913.

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