judex

noun

ju·​dex
ˈjüˌdeks
plural judices
-dəˌsēz
1
: a private person appointed in Roman law to hear and determine a case and corresponding most nearly to a modern referee or arbitrator appointed by the court
2
: judge

Word History

Etymology

Latin judic-, judex

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“Judex.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/judex. Accessed 9 Jun. 2023.

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