Dictonary.netDictonary.net
Synonyms, antonyms, pronunciation

  Home
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'




Venire facias   Listen
noun
Venire facias  n.  (Law)
(a)
A judicial writ or precept directed to the sheriff, requiring him to cause a certain number of qualified persons to appear in court at a specified time, to serve as jurors in said court.
(b)
A writ in the nature of a summons to cause the party indicted on a penal statute to appear. Called also venire.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Containing
Matching a pattern  

Synonyms
Antonyms
Quotes
Words linked to  

only single words



Share |





Words linked to "Venire facias" :   jurisprudence, law, judicial writ



Copyright © 2018 Dictonary.net