1 : to compose by random selection [ a jury]
2 : to take (money) from a place of deposit
3 : to write and sign (a draft) in due form for use in making a demand [ a check]
4 : to write out in due form [hired an attorney to our wills]
: to make a written demand for payment of money on deposit
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.