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noun [C/U] (also judgement)  us   /ˈdʒʌdʒ·mənt/

judgment noun [C/U] (DECISIONS)

the ability to make decisions or to make good decisions, or the act of developing an opinion, esp. after careful thought: [U] to show good/poor judgment [U] They questioned his judgment in buying land he had never seen. A judgment is a decision: [C] We were asked to make a number of difficult judgments.

judgment noun [C/U] (LAW)

a decision in a court of law
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