Entry of cause for trial

Definition of Entry of cause for trial

In old English practice, the proceeding by a plaintiff in an action who had given notice of trial, depositing with the proper officer of the court the nisi prius record, with the panel of jurors annexed, and thus bringing the issue before the court for tried.

That's the definition of Entry of cause for trial in Black's Law Dictionary 6th Edition. Courtesy of Cekhukum.com.