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judgment

, judgement
1. 
a. the decision or verdict pronounced by a court of law
b. an obligation arising as a result of such a decision or verdict, such as a debt
c. the document recording such a decision or verdict
2. Logic
a. the act of establishing a relation between two or more terms, esp as an affirmation or denial
b. the expression of such a relation
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Judgement

Monker and Nakir
hideous black angels who determine the fate of each soul after death. [Muslim Myth.: Benét, 679]
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`I passed judgement in favour of those who were wrong,' he said.
On the occasion, Judge Gul said that in the past two months, Judge Sultan of the model criminal court had passed judgements in 12 cases of murder and 35 cases of drugs, which was a record.