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Try

To litigate a legal controversy; to argue a lawsuit in court as an attorney; to sit in the role of a judge or jury to investigate and decide upon questions of law and fact presented in such an action.

try

(Attempt), verb aim, aspire, conari, endeavor, exert oneself, make an effort, put forth effort, seek, strain, strive, tackle, take a chance, temptare, test, undertake, venture

try

(Conduct a trial), verb adjudge, adjudicate, cognoscere, consider, decide, deliberate, examine, exammne judicially, hear a case, hear a cause, iudicare, judge, legally determine, pronounce, rule, sit in judgment
Associated concepts: try a case before a judge, try a case before a jury
See also: adjudicate, adopt, attempt, check, endeavor, exert, harass, harrow, harry, hear, judge, pursuit, resort, strive, test, undertake
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France claimed a swift turnover against a fumbling Kenya defence as Paulin Riva gave them a head start with a converted try.
Scrum-half Rod Petty scored a try before Mukarati completed his hat-trick.
This positive gain on cash and cash equivalents more than offset the weaker FCF in 3Q15, which resulted in a further build-up of cash on the balance to TRY 1.
It was one-way traffic as Neath fell apart and, after sustained attacking, ack Stuart Thomas, in his final game for the club, scored try number five with Maynard converting for an interval score of 31-3.
MONAGHAN 6 Scored try but later carried off after getting knocked out in try-saving tackle on Richards.
In the second half Thirsk scored a try, but Acklam hit back when left winger Ryan Marshall took Cardwell's pass to score his first try for the team.
Further details on the utilization of TRY in Pakistan on account of PKR/TRY swap are as follows: Importers with underlying trade documents denominated in TRY: On the maturity date of the letter of credit (LC), the importer will pay off the overseas supplier by borrowing in TRY.
Otley full-back Twomey scored an excellent solo try to reduce the deficit before AJ Smith pounced on a mistake by Otley in the last minute to earn Caldy their ninth try.
Gavin Powell (2), Meirion Thomas (2), Craig Evans, Scott Davies and replacement Gareth Waters added tries for Mount while fly-half Matthew Hurley scored 12 points, including a try, plus a penalty try for Caerphilly.
Sharples scored his second try for Gloucester to make it 32-26.
They extended their lead five minutes after the restart, when Micky Moore finished off a great move made by Rob Cook for a converted try.
Scoring - Peers try 3mins 4-0; Ballard try 6mins 4-4; Toshack try 13 mins 4-8; Van Dijk con 4-10; Quinn try 15mins 4-14; Van Dijk con 4-16; Duggan try 19 mins 4-20; Van Dijk con 4-22; Mapp try 23 mins 4-26; Van Dijk con 4-28; Wyatt try 29mins 4-32; Van Dijk con 4-34; Duggan try 33 mins 4-38; Knowles try 45 mins 8-38; Knowles con 10-38; Quinn try 48 mins 10-42; Van Dijk con 10-44; Epton try 51 mins 10-48; Knowles try 64 mins 14-48; Knowles con 16-48; Duggan try 68 mins 16-52; Van Dijk con 16-54; Van Dijk try 74 mins 16-58; Beasley con 16-60.