HyperDic: grand_jury

English > 1 sense of the expression grand jury:
NOUNgroupgrand jurya jury to inquire into accusations of crime and to evaluate the grounds for indictments
English > grand jury: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningA jury to inquire into accusations of crime and to evaluate the grounds for indictments.
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
BroaderjuryA body of citizens sworn to give a true verdict according to the evidence presented in a court of law
Spanishgran jurado, jurado de acusaciones
Catalangran jurat

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