umpirage

[ uhm-pahyuhr-ij, -per-ij ]
/ ˈʌm paɪər ɪdʒ, -pər ɪdʒ /

noun

the office or authority of an umpire.
the decision of an umpire; arbitrament.

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Origin of umpirage

First recorded in 1480–90; umpire + -age

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