judicious


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Judicious \Ju*di"cious\, a. [F. judicieux, fr. L. judicium
   judgment. See Judicial.]
   Of or relating to a court; judicial. [Obs.]
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         His last offenses to us
         Shall have judicious hearing.            --Shak.
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   2. Directed or governed by sound judgment; having sound
      judgment; wise; prudent; sagacious; discreet.
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            He is noble, wise, judicious, and best knows
            The fits o' the season.               --Shak.

   Syn: Prudent; discreet; rational; wise; skillful; discerning;
        sagacious; well-advised.
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