crime scene

noun

Definition of crime scene

: the place where a crime happened The police found my wallet at the crime scene.

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“Crime scene.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crime%20scene. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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