Umpirage
Umpirage Um"pi*rage (?; 48), n. [From {Umpire}.] 1. The office of an umpire; the power, right, or authority of an umpire to decide. [1913 Webster]

The mind umpirage of the federal Union. --E. Everett. [1913 Webster]

2. The act of umpiring; arbitrament. --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]


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  • umpirage — index collective bargaining Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • umpirage — [um′pīr΄ij] n. 1. the position or authority of an umpire 2. an action or ruling of an umpire …   English World dictionary

  • umpirage — noun The office (or term of office) of an umpire When the umpire enters upon his umpirage, he may reexamine the witnesses; but it has been holden not to be objectionable, for the umpire to receive the evidence from the arbitrators, unless the… …   Wiktionary

  • umpirage — /amparaj/ The decision of an umpire. The word umpirage, in reference to an umpire, is the same as the word award, in reference to arbitrators; but award is commonly applied to the decision of the umpire also …   Black's law dictionary

  • umpirage — /um puyeur ij, peuhr ij/, n. 1. the office or authority of an umpire. 2. the decision of an umpire; arbitrament. [1480 90; UMPIRE + AGE] * * * …   Universalium

  • umpirage — n. function of an umpire or referee; decision of a referee …   English contemporary dictionary

  • umpirage — n. 1. Umpireship. 2. Arbitration, arbitrament, intervention …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • umpirage — um·pir·age …   English syllables

  • umpirage — /ˈʌmpaɪərɪdʒ/ (say umpuyuhrij) noun 1. the office or authority of an umpire. 2. the decision of an umpire; arbitrament. {umpir(e) + age} …   Australian English dictionary

  • umpirage — The award of the umpire alone, in an arbitration where it reference is made to two arbitrators, and in case of a disagreement, to an umpire alone, and the arbitrators have failed to agree and make an award. Powell v Ford, 72 Tenn (4 Lea) 278, 288 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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