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judge advocate

  

      n   pl   , judge advocates   an officer who superintends proceedings at a military court martial  
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judge

  

      n  
1    adjudicator, arbiter, arbitrator, moderator, referee, umpire  
2    appraiser, arbiter, assessor, authority, connoisseur, critic, evaluator, expert  
3    beak     (Brit. slang)   justice, magistrate  
      vb  
4    adjudge, adjudicate, arbitrate, ascertain, conclude, decide, determine, discern, distinguish, mediate, referee, umpire  
5    appraise, appreciate, assess, consider, criticize, esteem, estimate, evaluate, examine, rate, review, value  
6    adjudge, condemn, decree, doom, find, pass sentence, pronounce sentence, rule, sentence, sit, try  

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v.
say publicly that something should be done
I never advocate my opinion because I am shy to speak in front of many people.
v.
to try to judge something without calculating
Sentence: I always try estimating how much I will spend before going shopping.
exp.
l'habit ne fait pas le moine
n.
a care order is an official instruction (made by a judge or magistrate) that a child should be taken into care
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