judicative

adjective
ju·​di·​ca·​tive | \ -ˌkātiv \

Definition of judicative

: having the power to judge : judicial all the judicative authority of the House of Lords— David Hume †1776

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History and Etymology for judicative

Medieval Latin judicativus, from Latin judicatus (past participle of judicare to judge) + -ivus -ive

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“Judicative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/judicative. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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