Recognitor

Related to Recognitor: recognition

Re`cog´ni`tor

    (rė`kǒg´nĭ`tẽr)
n.1.(Law) One of a jury impaneled on an assize.
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To prevent abuses, Henry II invented the writ 'de odio et atia,' by which a person could avoid trial by battle by submitting the question of whether the accuser had brought the appeal 'from hatred and malice' to the verdict of recognitors.