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Flashcards in Think before you judge Deck (11):
1

judicious

showing sound judgement; prudent

2

adjudicate

to hear and judge a case

3

astute

shrewd; keep

4

scrutinize

to examine carefully

5

perjure

to lie under oath

6

jurisprudence

the science of philosophy of law

7

jurisdiction

the sphere of authority or control

8

adjure

to command solemnly, as under oath

9

acumen

keenness of judgement

10

inscrutable

beyond comprehension or examination

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alllegation

formal accusation