merit

(redirected from judging on its merits)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal.
Related to judging on its merits: in its own right, On the merits

merit

Christianity spiritual credit granted or received for good works

merit

[′mer·ət]
(electronics)
A performance rating that governs the choice of a device for a particular application; it must be qualified to indicate type of rating, as in gain-bandwidth merit or signal-to-noise merit.