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verb [transitive]     decision pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participledecisioning
past tensedecisioned
past participledecisioned
  1. 1
    business to make a decision on something, especially using special software and automatic processes

    The system ensures that loans are decisioned within compliance guidelines.

  2. 2
    informal in boxing, to beat an opponent as a result of a decision based on points

    Among the opponents he defeated was Gregorio Peralta, whom he decisioned at Madison Square Garden.



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