|1.||[ adjective ] having the power or quality of deciding|
|Synonyms:||determining determinant determinative crucial|
"the crucial experiment" "cast the deciding vote" "the determinative (or determinant) battle"
|2.||[ noun ] (psychology) the cognitive process of reaching a decision|
"a good executive must be good at decision making"
|Related terms:||higher_cognitive_process option choice judgment settlement cull umpirage reversal eclecticism groupthink decide|