jury box


jury box
jury box n
1: the usu. enclosed place where the jury sits in a courtroom compare bar, bench, dock, sidebar, stand
2: a box from which the names of prospective jurors are drawn by chance: jury wheel

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

jury box
The enclosed area in which the jury sits during a jury trial.
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

jury box
n.
   the enclosed area in which the jury sits in assigned seats during a jury trial.
   See also: juror, jury

Law dictionary. . 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • jury box — n [C usually singular] the place where the jury sits in a court …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • jury box — jury ,box noun count the place where the jury sits during a trial …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • jury box — noun an enclosure within a courtroom for the jury • Hypernyms: ↑box • Part Holonyms: ↑court, ↑courtroom …   Useful english dictionary

  • jury box — That portion of the court room in which the jury are seated during the trial of a case. See jury wheel …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • jury box — noun The area in a courtroom wherein the jury is seated during a trial …   Wiktionary

  • jury box — n. area in a courtroom where the jury sits …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jury box — noun a segregated area for the jury in a court of law …   English new terms dictionary

  • jury box — noun (countable usually singular) the place where the jury sits in a court …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • jury box — UK / US noun [singular] the place where the jury sits during a trial …   English dictionary

  • jury box — /ˈdʒʊəri bɒks/ (say joouhree boks), /ˈdʒuri / (say joohree ) noun an enclosed space in a court of law where members of a jury sit …   Australian English dictionary


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