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embracery

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noun em·brac·ery \im-ˈbrā-sə-rē\

Definition of embracery

plural

embraceries

  1. :  an attempt to influence a jury corruptly



Origin and Etymology of embracery

Middle English, from Anglo-French embraceour


First Known Use: 15th century


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embracery

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noun em·brac·ery \im-ˈbrā-sə-rē\

Legal Definition of embracery

plural

embraceries

  1. :  an attempt to influence a jury corruptly




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