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judicious

adjective ju·di·cious \jü-ˈdi-shəs\

: having or showing good judgment

Full Definition of JUDICIOUS

:  having, exercising, or characterized by sound judgment :  discreet
ju·di·cious·ly adverb
ju·di·cious·ness noun

Examples of JUDICIOUS

  1. judicious use of our resources
  2. Judicious planning now can prevent problems later.

First Known Use of JUDICIOUS

1591

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