recuse

Definition of recuse

re`cuse´   Pronunciation: r?`k?z´
v. t.1.(Law) To refuse or reject, as a judge; to challenge that the judge shall not try the cause.
v. i.1.To withdraw oneself from serving as a judge or other decision-maker in order to avoid a real or apparent conflict of interest; - often used with the reflexive; as, the judge recused himself due to a financial interest in the matter.

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