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en banc

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adverb or adjective \äⁿ-ˈbäⁿk\

Definition of en banc

  1. :  in full court :  with full judiciary authority



Origin of en banc

French, on the bench


First Known Use: 1863


Law Dictionary

en banc

adverb or adjective \in-ˈbaŋk, äⁿ-ˈbäⁿk\

Legal Definition of en banc

  1. :  with all judges or a quorum of judges present :  in full court <an en banc rehearing> <heard very few matters en banc — H. B. Zobel>



Variants of en banc

also in banc also in bank \in-ˈbaŋk, äⁿ-ˈbäⁿk\

Origin of en banc

Anglo-French en banke, literally, on the bench


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