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synonyms for assize

  • assembly
  • court
  • decree
  • enactment
  • hearing
  • inquest
  • measure
  • ordinance
  • rule
  • session
  • trial
  • tribunal
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How to use assize in a sentence

The judges of assize, by virtue of their commission of nisi prius, try the causes thus appointed.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 178, MARCH 26, 1853VARIOUS
On the other hand the Assize of Arms restored the national militia to its old important place.
THE INFLUENCE AND DEVELOPMENT OF ENGLISH GILDSFRANCIS AIDEN HIBBERT
A hundred and twenty more were to have been tried, but the approach of the royal troops led to the adjournment of the Assize.
WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIANWILLIAM HENRY DAVENPORT ADAMS
On the following day there was a crowded court-house in the assize town of the neighboring county.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. VII, DECEMBER 1850, VOL. IIVARIOUS
So the Judges of Assize were ordered in their circuits to tell the people to comply with the order and pay the money!
THE TRIAL OF THEODORE PARKERTHEODORE PARKER
The price of the best wheaten bread was fixed by the assize at 51/4d.
STATISTICAL, HISTORICAL AND POLITICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE COLONY OF NEW SOUTH WALES AND ITS DEPENDENT SETTLEMENTS IN VAN DIEMEN'S LANDWILLIAM CHARLES WENTWORTH
They reached the assize town in due course, and his lordship proceeded to robe for the court.
HOW TO BE HAPPY THOUGH MARRIEDE. J. HARDY.
In Scotland the term assize is still applicable to the jury in criminal cases.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIA. VOL. 1 PART 2VARIOUS
We had been prisoners nine weeks at the first assize, called the Lent-assize, which was in the spring of the year.
GEORGE FOXGEORGE FOX
In this year there happened to be a cause tried at the assize at Nottingham concerning a Friend's marriage.
GEORGE FOXGEORGE FOX
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WORDS RELATED TO ASSIZE

  • assize
  • catalogue
  • command
  • commandment
  • criterion
  • declaration
  • decree
  • decretum
  • dictate
  • doctrine
  • dogma
  • formula
  • law
  • list
  • maxim
  • order
  • ordinance
  • precept
  • principle
  • regulation
  • roll
  • screed
  • standard
  • statute
  • table
  • tenet
  • touchstone
  • yardstick
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