en banc

adverb or adjective \ äⁿ-ˈbäⁿk \

Definition of en banc

: in full court : with full judiciary authority

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Origin and Etymology of en banc

French, on the bench


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en banc

adverb or adjective
variants: also in banc also in bank \in-ˈbaŋk, äⁿ-ˈbäⁿk\

legal Definition of en banc

: 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

Origin and Etymology of en banc

Anglo-French en banke, literally, on the bench


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