venire

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noun ve·ni·re \və-ˈnī-rē\

Definition of venire

  1. :  an entire panel from which a jury is drawn

Origin and Etymology of venire

earlier, “judicial writ ordering jurors to be summoned,” short for venire facias


First Known Use: 1807


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venire

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noun ve·ni·re \və-ˈnī-rē\

Legal Definition of venire

  1. :  a panel from which a jury is to be selected — compare array

Origin and Etymology of venire

probably from venireman


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