Struck jury(Law), a special jury, composed of persons having special knowledge or qualifications, selected by striking from the panel of jurors a certain number for each party, leaving the number required by law to try the cause.

(Struck"en) obs. p. p. of Strike. Shak.

(Struc"tur*al) a.

1. Of or pertaining to structure; affecting structure; as, a structural error.

2. (Biol.) Of or pertaining to organit structure; as, a structural element or cell; the structural peculiarities of an animal or a plant.

Structural formula. (Chem.) See Rational formula, under Formula.

(Struc"ture) n. [L. structura, from struere, structum, to arrange, build, construct; perhaps akin to E. strew: cf. F. structure. Cf. Construe, Destroy, Instrument, Obstruct.]

1. The act of building; the practice of erecting buildings; construction. [R.]

His son builds on, and never is content
Till the last farthing is in structure spent.
J. Dryden, Jr.

2. Manner of building; form; make; construction.

Want of insight into the structure and constitution of the terraqueous globe.

3. Arrangement of parts, of organs, or of constituent particles, in a substance or body; as, the structure of a rock or a mineral; the structure of a sentence.

It [basalt] has often a prismatic structure.

4. (Biol.) Manner of organization; the arrangement of the different tissues or parts of animal and vegetable organisms; as, organic structure, or the structure of animals and plants; cellular structure.

5. That which is built; a building; esp., a building of some size or magnificence; an edifice.

There stands a structure of majestic frame.

(Strout) v. i. [See Strut.] To swell; to puff out; to project. [Obs.] Chaucer.

(Strout), v. t. To cause to project or swell out; to enlarge affectedly; to strut. [Obs.] Bacon.

(Strove) imp. of Strive.

(Strow) v. t. [imp. Strowed ; p. p. Strown or Strowed.] Same as Strew.

Thick as autumnal leaves that strow the brooks
In Vallombrosa.

A manner turbid . . . and strown with blemished.
M. Arnold.

(Strowl) v. i. To stroll. [Obs.]

(Strown) p. p. of Strow.

(Stroy) v. i. To destroy. [Obs.] Tusser.

(Struck) imp. & p. p. of Strike.

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