Definitions for venire facias
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a judicial writ ordering a sheriff to summon people for jury duty
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.
A summons to cause the party indicted on a penal statute to appear.
Origin: make or cause to come.
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
a writ in the nature of a summons to cause the party indicted on a penal statute to appear. Called also venire
Origin: [L., make, or cause, to come.]
The numerical value of venire facias in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of venire facias in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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