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banc


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Banc  \Banc\,  Bancus  \Ban"cus\,  Bank  \Bank\,  n.  [OF.  banc,  LL 
  bancus.  See  {Bank},  n.] 
  A  bench;  a  high  seat,  or  seat  of  distinction  or  judgment;  a 
  tribunal  or  court. 
 
  {In  banc},  {In  banco}  (the  ablative  of  bancus),  {In  bank},  in 
  full  court,  or  with  full  judicial  authority;  as  sittings 
  in  banc  (distinguished  from  sittings  at  {nisi  prius}).