adjudication  (<<schwa>>-joo-di-kay-sh<<schwa>>n),  n.1.  The  legal  process  of  resolving  a

dispute; the process of judicially deciding a case. 2.JUDGMENT.

former adjudication.See FORMER ADJUDICATION.

3.Scots law. The Court of Session’s transfer of heritable property to a creditor as security for

or in satisfaction of a debt, or its vesting title in an entitled claimant. [Blacks Law 8th]