adverb see criminology

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • criminologically — See criminological. * * * …   Universalium

  • criminologically — adv. from a criminological standpoint; via criminology (study of crime and criminals) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • criminologically — crim·i·no·log·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • criminologically — adverb see criminological …   Useful english dictionary

  • criminology — noun Etymology: Italian criminologia, from Latin crimin , crimen + Italian o + logia logy Date: 1882 the scientific study of crime as a social phenomenon, of criminals, and of penal treatment • criminological adjective • criminologically adverb • …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • criminology — criminological /krim euh nl oj i keuhl/, criminologic, adj. criminologically, adv. criminologist, n. /krim euh nol euh jee/, n. the study of crime and criminals: a branch of sociology. [1855 60; < L crimin (s. of crimen; see CRIME) + O + LOGY] *… …   Universalium

  • criminology — [krim΄ə näl′ə jē] n. [< L crimen, gen. criminis (see CRIME) + LOGY] the scientific study and investigation of crime and criminals criminological [krim΄ənə läj′i kəl] adj. criminologically adv. criminologist n …   English World dictionary

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