criminative

adjective
crim·​i·​na·​tive | \ ˈkriməˌnātiv, -mənət- \

Definition of criminative

: leading to or involving crimination : charging with crime

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First Known Use of criminative

circa 1734, in the meaning defined above

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“Criminative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/criminative. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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