venireman

[ vi-nahy-ree-muh n, -neer-ee- ]
/ vɪˈnaɪ ri mən, -ˈnɪər i- /
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noun, plural ve·ni·re·men. Law.

a person summoned under a venire facias.

Nearby words

  1. venice,
  2. venin,
  3. venipuncture,
  4. venire,
  5. venire facias,
  6. venisection,
  7. venison,
  8. venite,
  9. venizelos,
  10. venizelos, eleutherios

Origin of venireman

1770–80, Americanism; venire (see venire facias) + man1

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venireman

/ (vɪˈnaɪərɪmən) /

noun plural -men

(in the US and formerly in England) a person summoned for jury service under a venire facias
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