Complicity
Complicity Com*plic"i*ty, n.; pl. {Complicities}. [F. complicit['e].] The state of being an accomplice; participation in guilt. [1913 Webster]

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  • complicity — com|plic|i|ty [kəmˈplısıti] n [U] formal [Date: 1600 1700; : French; Origin: complicité, from Old French complice; ACCOMPLICE] 1.) involvement in a crime, together with other people complicity in ▪ Jennings denied complicity in the murder. 2.)… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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