mixed larceny

noun

Definition of mixed larceny

1 : a larceny that includes the aggravation of a taking from another's house or person with or without violence and putting that other in fear — compare robbery
2 : a larceny deemed to be aggravated under circumstances set out in a statute

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“Mixed larceny.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mixed%20larceny. Accessed 24 May. 2020.

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