assizer

noun as·siz·er \-zə(r)\

Definition of assizer

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a member of an assize :  juror

  2. 2 :  an officer appointed to execute the provisions of various assizes (see assize 2a)

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Origin and Etymology of assizer

Middle English assisour, from Anglo-French, from Old French assise + -our -or


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