empanel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v empanel select from a list "empanel prospective jurors"
    • v empanel enter into a list of prospective jurors
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Empanel (Law) A list of jurors; a panel.
    • v. t Empanel See Impanel.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • empanel See impanel.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Empanel to enter the names of a jury on a panel
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. em-,L. in,) + panel,

Usage

In literature:

The empanelled walls were white, with here a gilt mirror, flanked on either side by a girandole in ormolu.
"The Lion's Skin" by Rafael Sabatini
Her word would stand against that of all of the victims combined before any jury that could be empaneled.
"Constance Dunlap" by Arthur B. Reeve
I'll empanel a jury later.
"Ashton-Kirk, Investigator" by John T. McIntyre
On the day the jury was empanelled, the prisoner and every one else knew what it was to be.
"Speeches from the Dock, Part I" by Various
The first jury of the alcaldean court was empanelled in September, 1846.
"In the Footprints of the Padres" by Charles Warren Stoddard
No attention was paid to his complaint, and the jury was empanelled.
"The Shadow of a Crime A Cumbrian Romance" by Hall Caine
The Sheriff who empanelled the jury was a political enemy of the accused.
"The Story of the Upper Canada Rebellion, Volume 1" by John Charles Dent
The jury was empanelled.
"The Knickerbocker, or New-York Monthly Magazine, May 1844" by Various
In civil causes, juries were seldom empanelled, because they were attended by very considerable expense and delay.
"Western Characters" by J. L. McConnel
Upon the morning of Dic's arraignment he was brought into court and the jury was empanelled.
"A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties" by Charles Major
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In news:

Judge Stearns plans on having the empanelment done in four days.
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In science:

Each institution, including NOAO, was responsible for creating its own HET proposal system, which was denoted ”Phase I”; i.e., each participant empaneled an independent Telescope Allocation Committee (TAC), and there was no interaction or coordination between the TACs.
Ten Year Review of Queue Scheduling of the Hobby-Eberly Telescope
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