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grand jury
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
a group of citizens who decide whether or not there is enough evidence to formally accuse someone of a crime
  • The grand jury rejected the bill, on its being proved that I was on the Orkney Islands at the hour the body of my friend was found; and a fortnight after my removal I was liberated from prison.
    Chapter 21 (76% in)

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