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criminality

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noun crim·i·nal·i·ty \ˌkri-mə-ˈna-lə-tē\

Definition of criminality

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being criminal

  2. 2 :  criminal activity <urban criminality>



Examples of criminality in a sentence

  1. <criminality and physical violence often go hand in hand>



1611

First Known Use of criminality

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Law Dictionary

criminality

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noun crim·i·nal·i·ty \ˌkri-mə-ˈna-lə-tē\

Legal Definition of criminality

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being criminal <can't understand the criminality of his act>

  2. 2 :  crime 3 <violent criminality>




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