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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ven·ue /ˈvɛnˌju/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ven·ue n.
 1. Law A neighborhood or near place; the place or county in which anything is alleged to have happened; also, the place where an action is laid.
    The twelve men who are to try the cause must be of the same venue where the demand is made.   --Blackstone.
 Note:In certain cases, the court has power to change the venue, which is to direct the trial to be had in a different county from that where the venue is laid.
 2. A bout; a hit; a turn.  See Venew.  [R.]
 To lay a venue Law, to allege a place.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the scene of any event or action (especially the place of a
           meeting) [syn: locale, locus]
      2: in law: the jurisdiction where a trial will be held