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- n. a crime, an illegal action
- v. to fine
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To deprive of the authority or character of law.
- transitive v. To put beyond protection of law; to outlaw.
- transitive v. To impose a fine upon; to fine.
- n. Any transgression or offense against the law.
- n. A fine imposed as a penalty for violation of the law.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Violation of law or justice; lawlessness; anarchy; injustice.
- n. In Scots law: Any transgression of the law; an injury, or act of injustice.
- n. A fine or amercement legally fixed and exacted from one who has transgressed the law.
- To outlaw.
- To deprive of the authority or character of law.
- In Scots law, to fine.
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