Umpirage


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UMPIRAGE. The decision of an umpire. This word is used for the judgment of an umpire, as the word award is employed to designate that of arbitrators.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Europeans will continue to stand for a vision of the international system based on cooperation and not on domination, will seek in the world at large approaches that rely on "the umpirage of reason rather than of force," and will likely remain sufficiently cohesive in union as to constitute a good lesson to mankind in the advantages of their distinctive approach to the settlement of conflict.