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adjudicate

(ă-jood′ĭ-kāt″) [L. adjudicare, to award a judgment, judge]
To issue or make a judgment in a court of law, e.g., regarding malpractice.
adjudication (-jood″ĭ-kā′shŏn) adjudicator (-jood′ĭ-kāt″ŏr)
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The OPCC-assigned public hearing adjudicator ultimately decided that I had struck the guard in a disciplinary manner and condemned my procedural sending of the original Order to Investigate to my union.
* Depending on the circumstances of the event, adjudicators may need to employ other skills to effectively fulfill their role.
"I knew I had won but I had no idea what the adjudicator was going to say about my work," he said.
Consular adjudicators must be FSI language-qualified before they can receive an offer of employment.
Once you have completed the official complaints process, you can send your case for appeal by the Office of Independent Adjudicator.
NEC does not envisage this role for the adjudicator.
"It's not being tempered based on adjudicators' personal biases or who they know," she says.
"And then when they come before an adjudicator, they have to state their issue of abuses to the adjudicator and of course from the adjudicator and on it takes so long before any compensation is made ...
This meant the SRA was looking to recruit a more diverse crop of adjudicators - members of the public who adjudicate on cases brought before them on a part-time basis.
This report finds adjudicators consistently identify domestic violence as a form of gendered persecution that can form a nexus to a convention ground.
was told there was a problem and he needed to call the adjudicator, who is responsible for determining whether the state will pay or deny an unemployment claim.
The adjudicators were delighted with the very high standard of this year's competition and congratulate all five finalists and wish them the very best for the future.