nonjury

adjective non·ju·ry \ ˌnän-ˈju̇r-ē \

Definition of nonjury

: not decided by a jury : not determined in court by a body of arbitrators
  • a nonjury trial

First Known Use of nonjury

1897

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non-jury

adjective \ ˌnän-ˈju̇r-ē \

legal Definition of non-jury

: of or relating to a case that is heard and decided by a judge or other qualified judicial officer (as a magistrate) without a jury

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