venireman
noun Date: 1776 a member of a venire

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • venireman — ve·ni·re·man /və nī rē mən, nir ē / n pl men [venire ( facias ) + man]: venireperson Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • venireman — ☆ venireman [və nī′rē mən ] n. pl. veniremen [və nī′rēmən] a member of a VENIRE (sense 2) …   English World dictionary

  • venireman — /vi nuy ree meuhn, near ee /, n., pl. veniremen. Law. a person summoned under a venire facias. [1770 80, Amer.; venire (see VENIRE FACIAS) + MAN1] * * * …   Universalium

  • venireman — noun A potential juror summoned for duty …   Wiktionary

  • venireman — n. person requested by a judge to serve jury duty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • venireman — venire·man …   English syllables

  • venireman — /vanayriyman/ A member of a panel of jurors; a prospective juror. Before becoming a juror, a person must pass voir dire examination. U.S. v. Haldeman, 559 F.2d 31, 59, 181 U.S.App.D.C. 254. See jury …   Black's law dictionary

  • venireman —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ mən noun (plural veniremen) Etymology: venire + man : a member of a venire : juror * * * /vi nuy ree meuhn, near ee /, n., pl. veniremen. Law. a person summoned under a venire facias. [1770 80, Amer.; venire (see VENIRE FACIAS) +… …   Useful english dictionary

  • special venireman — See special venire …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 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

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