venire
Venire facias Ve*ni"re fa"ci*as [L., make, or cause, to come.] (Law) (a) A judicial writ or precept directed to the sheriff, requiring him to cause a certain number of qualified persons to appear in court at a specified time, to serve as jurors in said court. (b) A writ in the nature of a summons to cause the party indicted on a penal statute to appear. Called also {venire}. [1913 Webster]

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  • venire — [lat. vĕnire ] (pres. indic. vèngo, vièni, viène, veniamo, venite, vèngono ; pres. cong. vènga, veniamo, veniate, vèngano ; imperat. vièni, venite ; fut. verrò, ecc.; condiz. verrèi, ecc.; pass. rem. vénni, venisti... vénnero ; part. pres.… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • venire — ve·ni·re /və nī rē/ n [probably from venireman]: a panel from which a jury is to be selected compare array Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • venire — [və nī′rē] n. 〚L, COME〛 1. short for VENIRE FACIAS 2. a list or group of people from among whom a jury or juries will be selected * * * ve·ni·re (və nīʹrē, nîrʹē) n. 1. A writ issued by a judge to a sheriff d …   Universalium

  • venire — VENÍRE, veniri, s.f. Acţiunea de a veni şi rezultatul ei; sosire, apariţie; prezentare; venită. ♦ Năvălire. – v. veni. Trimis de kstefani, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  Venire ≠ plecare Trimis de siveco, 03.08.2004. Sursa: Antonime  VENÍRE s. 1. v …   Dicționar Român

  • venire — 1660s, elliptical for venire facias (mid 15c.), Latin, lit. “that you cause to come,” formerly the first words in a writ to a sheriff to summon a jury. See VENUE (Cf. venue) …   Etymology dictionary

  • venire — [və nī′rē] n. [L, COME] 1. short for VENIRE FACIAS 2. a list or group of people from among whom a jury or juries will be selected …   English World dictionary

  • venire — 1ve·nì·re v.intr. (io vèngo; essere) FO 1. recarsi nel luogo dove si trova o dove va la persona con cui si parla o la persona che parla: verrà a trovarmi in montagna, vieni a casa mia, venite con noi?, veniva lentamente verso di noi; far venire… …   Dizionario italiano

  • venire — {{hw}}{{venire}}{{/hw}}A v. intr.  (pres. io vengo , tu vieni , egli viene , noi veniamo , voi venite , essi vengono ; imperf. io venivo ; fut. io verrò , tu verrai ; pass. rem. io venni , tu venisti , egli venne , noi venimmo , voi veniste ,… …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • venire — v. intr. 1. giungere, arrivare, sopraggiungere, comparire, avvicinarsi, appressarsi, approssimarsi □ provenire, procedere □ ritornare, capitare CONTR. andare, recarsi, ritirarsi, andarsene, uscire, allontanarsi, partire, fuggire 2. (fig., a patti …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • venire — Synonyms and related words: blue ribbon jury, certiorari, citation, country, garnishment, grand jury, habeas corpus, hung jury, impanelment, inquest, jury, jury list, jury of inquest, jury of matrons, jury panel, jury selection, monition, panel,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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