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jury1 British & World English

A body of people (typically twelve in number) sworn to give a verdict in a legal case on the basis of evidence submitted to them in court

jury2 British & World English

(Of a mast or other fitting) improvised or temporary

jury box British & World English

A segregated area in which the jury sits in a court of law

non-jury British & World English

Denoting a trial or legal action not having or requiring a jury

common jury British & World English

A jury for which no qualification of property or social standing was required

grand jury British & World English

A jury, normally of twenty-three jurors, selected to examine the validity of an accusation prior to trial

jury-rigged British & World English

(Of a ship) having temporary makeshift rigging

police jury British & World English

An elected governing body in most Louisiana parishes, corresponding to a county board of commissioners in other states

special jury British & World English

A jury with members of a particular social standing

the jury is out British & World English

A decision has not yet been reached on a controversial subject

jurywoman British & World English

A woman serving on a jury

the jury is out in jury1 British & World English

A decision has not yet been reached on a controversial subject


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