Impanelling
Impanel Im*pan"el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impaneled}or {Impanelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impaneling} or {Impanelling}.] [Pref. im- in + panel. Cf. {Empanel}.] [Written also {empanel}.] To enter in a list, or on a piece of parchment, called a panel; to form or enroll, as a list of jurors in a court of justice. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • impanelling — im·pan·el || ɪm pænl v. put on a list for jury duty; choose a jury from a list of names …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jury — A certain number of men and women selected according to law, and sworn (jurati) to inquire of certain matters of fact, and declare the truth upon evidence to be laid before them. This definition embraces the various subdivisions of juries; as… …   Black's law dictionary

  • jury — A certain number of men and women selected according to law, and sworn (jurati) to inquire of certain matters of fact, and declare the truth upon evidence to be laid before them. This definition embraces the various subdivisions of juries; as… …   Black's law dictionary

  • empanel — Impanel Im*pan el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impaneled}or {Impanelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impaneling} or {Impanelling}.] [Pref. im in + panel. Cf. {Empanel}.] [Written also {empanel}.] To enter in a list, or on a piece of parchment, called a panel; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Impanel — Im*pan el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impaneled}or {Impanelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impaneling} or {Impanelling}.] [Pref. im in + panel. Cf. {Empanel}.] [Written also {empanel}.] To enter in a list, or on a piece of parchment, called a panel; to form or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Impaneled — Impanel Im*pan el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impaneled}or {Impanelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impaneling} or {Impanelling}.] [Pref. im in + panel. Cf. {Empanel}.] [Written also {empanel}.] To enter in a list, or on a piece of parchment, called a panel; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Impaneling — Impanel Im*pan el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impaneled}or {Impanelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impaneling} or {Impanelling}.] [Pref. im in + panel. Cf. {Empanel}.] [Written also {empanel}.] To enter in a list, or on a piece of parchment, called a panel; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Impanelled — Impanel Im*pan el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impaneled}or {Impanelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impaneling} or {Impanelling}.] [Pref. im in + panel. Cf. {Empanel}.] [Written also {empanel}.] To enter in a list, or on a piece of parchment, called a panel; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • impanel — impanelment, n. /im pan l/, v.t., impaneled, impaneling or (esp. Brit.) impanelled, impanelling. 1. to enter on a panel or list for jury duty. 2. to select (a jury) from the panel. 3. to enter names on a panel or other official list. Also,… …   Universalium

  • brought to trial — v.    the act of actually beginning a trial, usually signaled by swearing in the first witness (not the impanelling of the jury or beginning opening statements). Law dictionary. EdwART. 2013 …   Law dictionary

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