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[uhm-pahyuh r-ij, -per-ij]
  1. the office or authority of an umpire.
  2. the decision of an umpire; arbitrament.
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Origin of umpirage

First recorded in 1480–90; umpire + -age
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Historical Examples of umpirage

  • These difficulties, however, may be overcome by resort to the umpirage provided for by the treaty.

    A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents

    James D. Richardson