fifth degree

noun

Legal Definition of fifth degree

: the grade sometimes given to the least serious form of a crime theft in the fifth degree

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“Fifth degree.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/fifth%20degree. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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