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petit larceny

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The first known use of petit larceny was circa 1580

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“Petit larceny.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/petit%20larceny. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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