umpirage

  • 1 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.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

    Law dictionary

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

    English World dictionary

  • 4 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… …

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  • 5 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

  • 6 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

  • 7 umpirage — n. function of an umpire or referee; decision of a referee …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 8 umpirage — n. 1. Umpireship. 2. Arbitration, arbitrament, intervention …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 9 umpirage — um·pir·age …

    English syllables

  • 10 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

  • 11 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

  • 12 umpirage — noun 1. mediation by an umpire • Derivationally related forms: ↑umpire • Hypernyms: ↑mediation 2. the act of umpiring the officiating was excellent • Syn: ↑officiation, ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 13 officiating — noun the act of umpiring the officiating was excellent • Syn: ↑umpirage, ↑officiation, ↑refereeing • Derivationally related forms: ↑referee (for: ↑refereeing), ↑ …

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  • 14 officiation — noun 1. the act of umpiring the officiating was excellent • Syn: ↑umpirage, ↑officiating, ↑refereeing • Derivationally related forms: ↑referee (for: ↑refereeing) …

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  • 15 refereeing — noun the act of umpiring the officiating was excellent • Syn: ↑umpirage, ↑officiation, ↑officiating • Derivationally related forms: ↑referee, ↑officiate (for: ↑ …

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  • 16 Umpireship — Um pire*ship, n. Umpirage; arbitrament. Jewel. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 Thomas Jefferson: On Civil and Natural Rights — ▪ Primary Source              Francis Walker Gilmer, a lawyer and author, was one of Jefferson s numerous correspondents in the years after 1812. In the following letter to Gilmer of June 7, 1816, Jefferson discoursed on the extent to which… …

    Universalium

  • 18 collective bargaining — n: negotiation between an employer and a labor union usu. on wages, benefits, hours, and working conditions see also bargaining agent at agent, bargaining unit; labor management relations act in the important laws …

    Law dictionary

  • 19 umpire — noun 1》 (in certain sports) an official who watches a game or match closely to enforce the rules and arbitrate on matters arising from the play. 2》 a person chosen to arbitrate between contending parties. verb act as umpire in (a game or match).… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 arbitrament — n. 1. Determination, decision, settlement, judgment, test, trial, umpirage. 2. (Law.) Award, adjudication, determination, decision, decree …

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