self-homicide

  • 1 Self-homicide — Self hom i*cide, n. The act of killing one s self; suicide. Hakewill. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 self-homicide — n. * * * …

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  • 3 self-homicide — n …

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  • 4 self-destruction — n. Suicide, self murder, self slaughter, self homicide …

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  • 5 self-murder — n. Suicide, self destruction, self slaughter, self homicide …

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  • 6 homicide — ho·mi·cide / hä mə ˌsīd, hō / n [Latin homicidium, from homo human being + caedere to cut, kill] 1: a person who kills another 2: the killing of one human being by another compare manslaughter, murder …

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  • 7 Homicide — • Signifies, in general, the killing of a human being. In practice, however, the word has come to mean the unjust taking away of human life, perpetrated by one distinct from the victim and acting in a private capacity Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin …

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  • 8 self-defense — self defensive, adj. /self di fens , self /, n. 1. the act of defending one s person when physically attacked, as by countering blows or overcoming an assailant: the art of self defense. 2. a claim or plea that the use of force or injuring or… …

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  • 9 Homicide (serie televisee) — Homicide (série télévisée) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Homicide (homonymie). Homicide Titre original Homicide: Life on the Street Genre Série policière Créateur(s) Paul Attanasio Pays d’origine …

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  • 10 self-defense — n. The act of defending oneself against threatened injury; the right to protect oneself or one’s family from immediately threatened harm, which can serve as a defense in a criminal or tort action arising out of injuries caused by an act of self… …

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  • 11 self-defence — defence of one s person (or depending on the context, other persons or property) against criminal charges or tortious or delictual claims. In English law a self defence is a defence to criminal charges. The defence can be of persons other than… …

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  • 12 homicide, excusable — n. The killing of a person by accident or in self defense. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …

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  • 13 homicide, justifiable — n. The intentional killing of a person without evil intent in circumstances that make the killing necessary, such as self defense or the execution of a criminal sentenced to death. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of… …

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  • 14 homicide — The killing of one human being by the act, procurement, or omission of another. A person is guilty of criminal homicide if he purposely, knowingly, recklessly or negligently causes the death of another human being. Criminal homicide is murder,… …

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  • 15 homicide — The killing of one human being by the act, procurement, or omission of another. A person is guilty of criminal homicide if he purposely, knowingly, recklessly or negligently causes the death of another human being. Criminal homicide is murder,… …

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  • 16 Homicide — This article is about the act of killing a human being. For other uses, see Homicide (disambiguation). Homicide (Latin: homicidium, Latin: homo human being + Latin: caedere to cut, kill) refers to the act of a human killing another human.[1]… …

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  • 17 Self-defense — For the term as used in international relations, see defensive war. Self defense, self defence (see spelling differences) or private defense is a countermeasure that involves defending oneself, one s property or the well being of another from… …

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  • 18 Self-defense — Défense personnelle Pour les articles homonymes, voir Autodéfense. Défense avec la paume de main sur une tentative de saisie Le terme défense personnelle, ou le terme …

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  • 19 Self-défense — Défense personnelle Pour les articles homonymes, voir Autodéfense. Défense avec la paume de main sur une tentative de saisie Le terme défense personnelle, ou le terme …

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  • 20 Self defense — Défense personnelle Pour les articles homonymes, voir Autodéfense. Défense avec la paume de main sur une tentative de saisie Le terme défense personnelle, ou le terme …

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