Definition of without incident
: without any unexpected trouble The suspects were arrested without incident.
Word by Word Definitions
: something dependent on or subordinate to something else of greater or principal importance
: an occurrence of an action or situation that is a separate unit of experience : happening
: an accompanying minor occurrence or condition : concomitant
: occurring or likely to occur especially as a minor consequence or accompaniment
: dependent on or relating to another thing in law
: falling or striking on something
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