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Meaning of "culpable homicide" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CULPABLE HOMICIDE

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CULPABLE HOMICIDE

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adjective
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exclamation
Culpable homicide is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CULPABLE HOMICIDE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

culpable homicide

Culpable homicide

Culpable homicide is a specific offence in various jurisdictions within the Commonwealth of Nations which involves the illegal killing of a person either with or without an intention to kill depending upon how a particular jurisdiction has defined the offence. Unusually for those legal systems which have originated or been influenced during rule by England or later by the United Kingdom, the name of the offence associates with Scots law rather than English law.

Definition of culpable homicide in the English dictionary

The definition of culpable homicide in the dictionary is manslaughter.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CULPABLE HOMICIDE

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culminant
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culottes
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culpability
culpable
culpableness
culpably
culpae
culpatory
Culpeper
culprit
culs-de-sac
cult
cult figure
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WORDS THAT END LIKE CULPABLE HOMICIDE

acaricide
assisted suicide
bactericide
decide
deicide
foeticide
fungicide
germicide
herbicide
homicide
infanticide
insecticide
matricide
negligent homicide
patricide
pesticide
regicide
rodenticide
silicide
spermicide
suicide

Synonyms and antonyms of culpable homicide in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «culpable homicide» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CULPABLE HOMICIDE

Find out the translation of culpable homicide to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of culpable homicide from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «culpable homicide» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

构成罪行的杀人
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

homicidio culposo
570 millions of speakers

English

culpable homicide
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गैर इरादतन हत्या
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القتل العمد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

умышленном убийстве
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

homicídio culposo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অপরাধী হত্যাকাণ্ড
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

homicide volontaire
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pembunuhan beramai-ramai
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

fahrlässiger Tötung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

過失殺人
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

과실 살인 사건
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pembunuhan beramai-ramai
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giết người khiển trách
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கொடூரமான கொலை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दंडनीय खून
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Suçlu cinayet
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

omicidio colposo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zabójstwa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

умисному вбивстві
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

omucidere din culpă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ένοχη για ανθρωποκτονία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

strafbare manslag
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

klandervärt mord
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

klanderverdig drap
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of culpable homicide

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CULPABLE HOMICIDE»

The term «culpable homicide» is regularly used and occupies the 87.716 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CULPABLE HOMICIDE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about culpable homicide

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CULPABLE HOMICIDE»

Discover the use of culpable homicide in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to culpable homicide and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Fault in Homicide: Towards a Schematic Approach to the Fault ...
Intentional Culpable Homicide Not Amounting to Murder It is important to appreciate where this offence stands in relation to the overall scheme of culpable homicide under ss 299 and 300.21 The paradigm fault element of culpable homicide ...
Stanley Meng Heong Yeo, 1997
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The Westminster Review
intention or knowledge as aforesaid, A leaves Z. Z dies in consequence. A has committed the offence of voluntary culpable homicide. "(f). A being legally bound to furnish food to Z who is the mother of a suckmg child, omits to furnish her with ...
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Critical Thinking, fifth edition: An Introduction to the ...
(5), a culpable homicide is committed when someone causes the death of a person: (a) by means of an unlawful act, (b) by criminal negligence, (c) by causing that human being, by threats of fear of violence or by deception, to do anything that ...
Jonathan Lavery, Willam Hughes, 2008
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Mental Disorders and the Law
The distinction between murder and culpable homicide not amounting to murder is fine but appreciable. Generally, however all intentional killings would be murder. It would therefore be an accurate statement to say that normally, though not ...
Lee Peng Kok, 1994
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Textbook on the Indian Penal Code
(5) Culpable homicide — Meaning. — The Penal Code has first defined culpable homicide simpliciter (section 299, I.P.C.) termed as manslaughter1 under English law which is the genus, and then murder ( section 300, I.P.C.) which is a ...
Krishna Deo Gaur, 2009
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Textbook on Legal Language and Legal Writing
Culpable homicide offences are found in the following jurisdictions; the description of the local version of the offence is given where available: The term is part of the Criminal Code of Canada (section 222), where all killings of persons are ...
Prof. Dr. K. L. Bhatia
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Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning for the CLAT and LLB ...
CULPABALE HOMICIDE Section 299, Culpable Homicide. Whoever causes death by doing an act with the intention of causing death, or with the intention of causing such bodily injury as is likely to cause death, or with the knowledge that he is ...
A. P. Bhardwaj, Bhardwaj A. P.
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Reports of Cases Determined in the Court of Nizamut Adawlut ...
Prisoner charged with wilful murder, convicted of culpable homicide, and sentenced to five years' imprisonment, ... ... 187 5. Prisoner convicted of aggravated culpable homicide, having killed his wife under circumstances of irritation caused by ...
Bengal (India). Sadr nizāmat 'adālat, J. Carrau, 1855
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Legal Apptitude And Legal Reasoning For The Clat
Section 299, Culpable Homicide. Whoever causes death by doing an act with the intention of causing death, or with the intention of causing such bodily injury as is likely to cause death, or with the knowledge that he is likely by such act to ...
Bhardwaj A. P., 2009
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Study Package For Clat
Culpable homicide is not murder if the person killed (being above eighteen years of age) suffers death (or takes the risk of death) with his own consent: S. 300, exception 5. Illustration — A, by instigation, voluntarily causes Z, a person under  ...
Bharadwaj

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CULPABLE HOMICIDE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term culpable homicide is used in the context of the following news items.
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Culpable homicide trial in Aberdeen told of man's injuries
He was giving evidence in the case against Francis Thomson who is accused of culpable homicide. It is alleged Thomson and Mr Ashton were ... «Aberdeen Evening Express, Jul 15»
2
Driver in Hochland Park fatal accident gets bail
He is charged with culpable homicide, innocent until proven guilty. Let Mr Rukoro defend, and prosecution determine the matter. - Average Joe ... «Namibian, Jul 15»
3
Man stabs mum to death
Sujay Solomon Sutherson, 34, – who is on trial for culpable homicide – confessed to police that he left two knives embedded in the neck of ... «The Star Online, Jul 15»
4
Hema Malini Blames The Girl's Father for accident
... lodged against Hema Malini's driver, Ramesh Chand, by Sonam's father. Chand was booked for culpable homicide not amounting to murder. «Aaj News, Jul 15»
5
BNWLA pins hope on Indian apex court
Constable Amiya Ghosh of BSF was charged with culpable homicide for the killing. In 2013, the BSF trial court acquitted the constable, and a ... «The Daily Star, Jul 15»
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Police arraign 115 street gang members in Kaduna
... state were facing charges of criminal conspiracy and terrorism, 32 for possession of hard drugs and 45 for terrorism and culpable homicide. «Premium Times, Jul 15»
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10 persons sentenced to 10 yrs imprisonment for culpable homicide
Court found ten persons guilty of culpable homicide not amounting to murder under section 304 Part 1 of Ranbir Penal Code. The convicts ... «Rising Kashmir, Jul 15»
8
Young Indians embrace dating apps despite social taboos
According to Borah, Dr. R.K. Gupta was charged with negligence and attempted culpable homicide in the women's deaths. Inform. Sterilization ... «Town Hall, Jul 15»
9
Chased, smuggler jumps into drain
The protester, however, lifted the dharna only after the registration of a case of culpable homicide against three policemen, Resham Singh, ... «Chandigarh Tribune, Jul 15»
10
Why Salman Khan isn't going to jail anytime soon
Salman Khan may be a convicted felon, but he is still leading a normal life. He was found guilty of culpable homicide on May 6 and sentenced ... «The National, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Culpable homicide [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/culpable-homicide>. Feb 2020 ».
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