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culpability

noun

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responsibility for wrongdoing or failure
  • cannot find culpability where there is neither knowledge that a crime has been committed nor evidence of intent to commit a crime

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The first known use of culpability was in 1652

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“Culpability.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/culpability. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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