from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. Under judicial deliberation; before a judge or court of law.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Before the judge, or court; not yet decided; under judicial consideration.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Before the judge; under judicial consideration; not yet decided.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. before a judge or court of law; awaiting judicial determination
Latin sub iūdice : sub, beneath, before + iūdice, ablative of iūdex, judge.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)