a written accusation submitted to a grand jury for its decision.
(criminal law) a formal document accusing a person or persons of crime, formerly presented to a grand jury for certification as a true bill but now signed by a court official
William (Motter) [mot-er] /ˈmɒt ər/ (Show IPA), 1913–73, U.S. playwright. William Ralph, 1860–1954, Anglican clergyman, scholar, and author: dean of St. Paul’s 1911–34. Historical Examples Great Events in the History of North and South America Charles A. Goodrich The Syndic C.M. Kornbluth Heimskringla Snorri Sturlason Painted Windows Harold Begbie Heimskringla Snorri Sturlason Heimskringla Snorri Sturlason […]
Also called James the Great. one of the 12 apostles, the son of Zebedee and brother of the apostle John. Matt. 4:21. the person identified in Gal. 1:19 as a brother of Jesus: probably the author of the Epistle of St. James. Also called James the Less. (“James the son of Alphaeus”) one of the […]
Edward, 1749–1823, English physician: discoverer of smallpox vaccine. Sir William, 1815–98, English physician and pathologist. Contemporary Examples Kendall Jenner Bares Breasts at Marc Jacobs; Raf Simons Previews Home Goods Collection The Fashion Beast Team February 13, 2014 When Harry Met Cancer Itay Hod April 9, 2014 Kendall Tries to Outdo Kim by Straddling Cara Delevingne […]
William Le Baron [luh bar-uh n] /lə ˈbær ən/ (Show IPA), 1832–1907, U.S. engineer and architect: pioneer in skyscraper construction. Historical Examples Angela’s Business Henry Sydnor Harrison Mr. Crewe’s Career, Complete Winston Churchill Mr. Crewe’s Career, Complete Winston Churchill Mr. Crewe’s Career, Complete Winston Churchill Mr. Crewe’s Career, Complete Winston Churchill Mr. Crewe’s Career, Complete […]