Definitions for mistrialmɪsˈtraɪ əl, -ˈtraɪl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mis•tri•almɪsˈtraɪ əl, -ˈtraɪl(n.)

  1. a trial terminated without conclusion on the merits of the case because of some prejudicial error in the proceedings.

    Category: Law

  2. an inconclusive trial, as where the jury cannot agree on a verdict.

    Category: Law

Origin of mistrial:

1620–30

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mistrial(noun)

    a trial that is invalid or inconclusive

Wiktionary

  1. mistrial(Noun)

    A trial that is invalid because of an error in procedure

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mistrial(noun)

    a false or erroneous trial; a trial which has no result

Freebase

  1. Mistrial

    Mistrial is the fourteenth solo album by rock and roll musician Lou Reed issued by RCA Records. A music video was created for the song "No Money Down" that featured an animatronic Lou Reed singing to the song. At the end of the video, the animatronic starts to tear itself apart. The music video was featured on an episode of Beavis and Butt-head.

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