ADJUDICATION By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 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 REASONING DEDUCTION FALLACY STRUCTURED OBSERVATIONAL MEASURES SYLLOGISM ARGUMENT LOGICAL NECESSITY DUE PROCESS RIGHTS, DUE PROCESS MODEL DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS TWO-PLUS-TWO PHENOMENON Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ADJUDICATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/adjudication/ (accessed July 21, 2020).