empanel


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em·pan·el

 (ĕm-păn′əl)
v.
Variant of impanel.

empanel

(ɪmˈpænəl) or

impanel

vb (tr) , -els, -elling or -elled, -els, -eling or -eled
1. (Law) to enter on a list (names of persons to be summoned for jury service)
2. (Law) to select (a jury) from the names on such a list
emˈpanelment, imˈpanelment n

im•pan•el

(ɪmˈpæn l)

also empanel



v.t. -eled, -el•ing (esp. Brit.) -elled, -el•ling.
to enter on a panel for jury duty.

empanel


Past participle: empanelled
Gerund: empanelling

Imperative
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Present
I empanel
you empanel
he/she/it empanels
we empanel
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Preterite
I empanelled
you empanelled
he/she/it empanelled
we empanelled
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Present Continuous
I am empanelling
you are empanelling
he/she/it is empanelling
we are empanelling
you are empanelling
they are empanelling
Present Perfect
I have empanelled
you have empanelled
he/she/it has empanelled
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Past Continuous
I was empanelling
you were empanelling
he/she/it was empanelling
we were empanelling
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they were empanelling
Past Perfect
I had empanelled
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we had empanelled
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Future
I will empanel
you will empanel
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we will empanel
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Future Perfect
I will have empanelled
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he/she/it will have empanelled
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you will have empanelled
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Future Continuous
I will be empanelling
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been empanelling
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we have been empanelling
you have been empanelling
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been empanelling
you will have been empanelling
he/she/it will have been empanelling
we will have been empanelling
you will have been empanelling
they will have been empanelling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been empanelling
you had been empanelling
he/she/it had been empanelling
we had been empanelling
you had been empanelling
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Conditional
I would empanel
you would empanel
he/she/it would empanel
we would empanel
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Past Conditional
I would have empanelled
you would have empanelled
he/she/it would have empanelled
we would have empanelled
you would have empanelled
they would have empanelled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.empanel - enter into a list of prospective jurors
list - include in a list; "Am I listed in your register?"
2.empanel - select from a list; "empanel prospective jurors"
choose, pick out, select, take - pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives; "Take any one of these cards"; "Choose a good husband for your daughter"; "She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her"
Translations

empanel

[ɪmˈpænl] VT [+ jury] → seleccionar
to empanel sb for a juryinscribir a algn para jurado
References in classic literature ?
unless we could empanel one of blind men) could resist you, if you were ever so bad a one; but you would be such a good one
The petition, among others, questions how justice Kariuki was able to empanel a three-judge bench of justices Githinji, Koome and Sichale on a public holiday and without the authorisation from the Chief Justice David Maraga.
The pre-inquest hearing follows a High Court decision on Friday ordering Lady Butler-Sloss to empanel a jury after ruling that she acted unlawfully when she decided to conduct the inquest on her own.
Added to this legal high-stakes game is a wild card - Nick Easter (John Cusack), whose attempt to avoid jury duty so angers the judge (Bruce McGill) that he nearly forces the lawyers to empanel the video-game-store clerk.