Definition of judge-made in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈjʌdʒmeɪd/


Constituted by judicial decisions rather than explicit legislation: judge-made law judge-made principles
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  • That is judge-made sentencing principle, is it not?
  • Of course, judge-made corporate law isn't risk-free.
  • Clearly, inclusion is judge-made law, not legislative action.

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