nonjudicial

adjective
non·​ju·​di·​cial | \ ˌnän-jü-ˈdi-shəl How to pronounce nonjudicial (audio) \

Definition of nonjudicial

: not judicial : not heard by, ordered by, or otherwise involving a judge a nonjudicial settlement the court's nonjudicial employees

Examples of nonjudicial in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Gabriel Romero, 22, also faced nonjudicial punishment, which is a lower-level administrative process for minor misconduct, said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss personnel matters not made public. BostonGlobe.com, "You're using a browser set to private or incognito mode.," 7 Dec. 2019 Romero also faced nonjudicial punishment, which is a lower-level administrative process for minor misconduct, said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss personnel matters not made public. Arkansas Online, "Saudi pilot slain after killing 3 people at Florida base," 7 Dec. 2019 Gabriel Romero, 22, also faced nonjudicial punishment, which is a lower-level administrative process for minor misconduct, said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss personnel matters not made public. BostonGlobe.com, "You're using a browser set to private or incognito mode.," 7 Dec. 2019 Gabriel Romero, 22, also faced nonjudicial punishment, which is a lower-level administrative process for minor misconduct, said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss personnel matters not made public. BostonGlobe.com, "Pearl Harbor gunman was unhappy with commanders, military official says - The Boston Globe," 6 Dec. 2019 Far to the north, a nonjudicial execution spurred a still more momentous result. Andrew Cockburn, Harper's magazine, "Power of Attorney," 16 Sep. 2019 In a nonjudicial binding agreement filed in King County Superior Court over the misuse of endowment funds, the state Attorney General’s Office has barred the president of the board from serving on a nonprofit board for a year. Erik Lacitis, The Seattle Times, "Financial miscues, loss of donations doom Seattle-based Sight Connections nonprofit for the blind," 21 June 2019 However, there are states where nonjudicial sales are authorized, and if the homeowner has defenses, the burden is then on that homeowner to file a suit in court to try to stop the sale. Benny L. Kass, chicagotribune.com, "Can condo board ban owners from renting to relatives?," 8 Nov. 2017 Ease in with some nonjudicial nominees, including your pick for ambassador to Germany, Richard Grenell , and a few others already out of committee. Hugh Hewitt, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Why not a Senate GOP crusade to confirm judges?," 10 Apr. 2018

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1740, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonjudicial.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonjudicial. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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nonjudicial

adjective
non·​ju·​di·​cial | \ ˌnän-ju̇-ˈdi-shəl \

Legal Definition of nonjudicial

: not judicial

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