from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To give up or deliver (a fugitive, for example) to the legal jurisdiction of another government or authority.
- transitive v. To obtain the extradition of. See Synonyms at banish.
- intransitive v. To perform the act of extradition or engage in the process of extradition: "Rio or Uruguay or wherever it is that they do not extradite for murder” ( Scott Turow).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To remove a person from one state to another by legal process.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To deliver up by one government to another, as a fugitive from justice. See extradition.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To deliver or give up, as to another nation: as, to extradite a criminal.
- To project in perception by a psychological process (a sensation) to a distance from the body.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. hand over to the authorities of another country
Back-formation from extradition.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Back-formation from extradition. (Source: SOED 1983.) (Wiktionary)