socius criminis

noun
socius cri·​mi·​nis | \ -ˈkrimənə̇s \

Definition of socius criminis

: an associate or accomplice in crime : accessory

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History and Etymology for socius criminis

Late Latin

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“Socius criminis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/socius%20criminis. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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