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Princeton's WordNet

  1. recusation, recusalnoun

    (law) the disqualification of a judge or jury by reason of prejudice or conflict of interest; a judge can be recused by objections of either party or judges can disqualify themselves

  2. recusationnoun

    (law) an objection grounded on the judge's relationship to one of the parties


  1. recusationnoun

    The act of disqualifying a judge or jury in a specific case on the grounds of possible partiality or prejudice


  1. recusation

    Recusation is the act of disqualifying or removing oneself as a judge or decision-maker over a particular matter or case due to potential bias, conflict of interest, or lack of impartiality. It is the formal withdrawal from one's responsibility or position in order to maintain fairness and integrity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Recusationnoun


  2. Recusationnoun

    the act of refusing a judge or challenging that he shall not try the cause, on account of his supposed partiality

  3. Etymology: [L. recusatio: cf. F. rcusation.]

Anagrams for recusation »

  1. cautioners

  2. nectarious

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of recusation in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of recusation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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