criminogenesis

noun
crim·i·no·genesis | \¦krimə(ˌ)nō+\
variants: or crimogenesis \¦krīmə+ \

Definition of criminogenesis 

: the origin of crime

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History and Etymology for criminogenesis

criminogenesis, New Latin, from Latin crimin-, crimen crime + New Latin -o- + -genesis; crimogenesis, New Latin, alteration of criminogenesis

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