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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Challenge or except to a judge as being incompetent or interested, in canon and civil law; Disqualify oneself (as a judge) in a particular case.

Usage examples (34)
  • VELEZ-MITCHELL: And that ` s Judge Stan Strickland, smacking down the defense motion to recuse, which is a fancy way of saying get rid of the prosecution team.
  • You know, we were talking about this Baez motion to recuse which is a fancy way of saying, Jayne, that he wants the entire prosecution team thrown off the case.
  • Justices recuse themselves occasionally from cases.
  • I had to recuse myself or become a human sacrifice. for more
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