ADJUDICATION By N., Sam M.S. - 1 1. any sort of structured conclusion of a courtroom. 2. the process or manner of deciding upon a matter by legal processes. ADJUDICATION: "The judge's adjudication came as a shock to the entire courtroom." Related Psychology Terms Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population AVOIDANCE LEARNING Ethics and Legal Course: Landmark Legal Case Evaluation of a Qualitative Study LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY LEGAL PSYCHOLOGY (Forensic Psychology) ELECTROSHOCK THERAPY (Elec- troconvulsive Therapy; EST, ECT) LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) CIVILIAN CATASTROPHE REACTIONS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ADJUDICATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/adjudication/ (accessed August 17, 2022).