[vi-nahy-ree-muh n, -neer-ee-]
- a person summoned under a venire facias.
Origin of venireman
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The twelve jurymen chosen had cost the State in fees alone to the veniremen summoned nearly $5,000.
Its practical commencement was on August 30th, when the examination of veniremen for the selection of a jury was inaugurated.
But before a jury had been secured to try Calhoun 2370 veniremen had been called into court, and no less than 922 examined.'The System,' as uncovered by the San Francisco Graft Prosecution
She seldom looked at the veniremen, nor did she appear to be following the questions put to them.Twenty Years a Detective in the Wickedest City in the World
Clifton R. Wooldridge
- (in the US and formerly in England) a person summoned for jury service under a venire facias
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