circa 1583, in the meaning defined at sense 1
“Judicatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/judicatory. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.
History and Etymology for judicatory
Medieval Latin judicatorium court of law, from judicare to judge
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