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Definition 1: a body of citizens sworn to give a true verdict according to the evidence presented in a court of law - [noun denoting group]

(jury is a kind of ...) a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity

"the whole body filed out of the auditorium" "the student body" "administrative body"

(... is a kind of jury ) a jury to inquire into accusations of crime and to evaluate the grounds for indictments

(... is a kind of jury ) a jury that is unable to agree on a verdict (the result is a mistrial)

(... is a kind of jury ) a jury of 12 to determine the facts and decide the issue in civil or criminal proceedings

(... is a kind of jury ) a jury whose members are selected for special knowledge for a case involving complicated issues

(jury is a member of ...) someone who serves (or waits to be called to serve) on a jury

(... is a member of jury) an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business

Definition 2: a committee appointed to judge a competition - [noun denoting group]

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(jury is a kind of ...) a special group delegated to consider some matter

"a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours"

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