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foreman

noun chairman of a jury, chief, commander, director, head, leader, manager of the jury, master, member of the jury, overseer, presiding juryman, superintendent, supervisor
Associated concepts: grand jury foreman, petit jury foreman, trial jury foreman
See also: chief, director, superintendent

foreman

the principal juror, male or female, who presides at the deliberations of a jury.
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Foremen are now proactively using daily production information to improve their individual productivity.
The point-and-click design of the program is simple enough for people who have never used a computer, making it easy for most of the foremen to learn.
More often, workers and union committeemen verbally abused or threatened their foremen and supervisors.
She shows women taking to the challenges of mastering their machinery, negotiating their relationships to foremen, bristling under the frustrations of blocked careers and glass ceilings, and in the British case learning the subtle arts of bargaining through output restriction.