Definition of nonjudicial in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌnänjo͞oˈdiSHəl/

Entry from US English dictionary


1Not resulting from a court ruling or judgment: nonjudicial punishment
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  • He was found guilty on adultery and pornography charges and processed through nonjudicial punishment.
  • A subsequent investigation resulted in nonjudicial punishment for them in the form of fines.
  • They can have a what's called nonjudicial foreclosure.
2Not involving courts or judges: nonjudicial appointments
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  • To recognize such an action would amount to judicial interference with nonjudicial functions, such as the conduct of foreign relations.
  • Consultants accustomed to nonjudicial campaigns encounter important differences when working on judicial campaigns.
  • In addition, the law will require many debtors to pay higher legal fees and agree to a court-ordered repayment plan under Chapter 13 rather than have their debts discharged completely in a nonjudicial proceeding.

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Syllabification: non·ju·di·cial

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