[vi-nahy-ree-muh n, -neer-ee-]
- a person summoned under a venire facias.
Origin of venireman
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Examples from the Web for venireman
And then slapping him on the shoulder continued: "Have you been summoned as a venireman?"
With this the venireman attempted to get away from the bailiff, but Soloman held on to him with a vise-like grasp.
He was summoned as a venireman on Monday, and was present at the court room Tuesday, but was not examined.
The defense objected to proceeding during the absence of the venireman.'The System,' as uncovered by the San Francisco Graft Prosecution
- (in the US and formerly in England) a person summoned for jury service under a venire facias
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