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hom·i·cide

(hom'i-sīd),
The killing of one human being by another.
[L. homo, man, + caedo, to kill]

homicide

[hom′isīd]
Etymology: L, homo, man, caedere, to kill
the death of one human being caused by another.

homicide

Forensic medicine The killing of a person by another, regardless of intent. See Manslaughter, Murder. Cf Suicide.

hom·i·cide

(hom'i-sīd)
Murder of a human being.
[L. homo, man, + caedo, to kill]
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A study of 425 criminal homicide in Houston revealed that shooting accounted for 63.
91) A corporation's criminal homicide sanction signifies that its conduct was grossly inimical to society's interests.
According to the findings, criminal homicide in Greece is manifested in certain patterns of age, gender, occupational status, victim-offender relationship, place of homicide occurrence, methods of inflicting death, motives for homicide, and occurrence of suicide-homicide.
He grimaced at onlookers as he was led into a magistrate's office, where he was charged with criminal homicide and reckless endangerment.
Criminal homicide constitutes murder when "it is committed recklessly under circumstances manifesting extreme indifference to the value of human life.
Wurst was charged as an adult with criminal homicide, three counts each of aggravated assault and reckless endangerment, as well as drug and gun charges.
Plane crashes, submerged vehicles, boating accidents, suicides, criminal homicide, swimming fatalities, ice rescues, and lost, damaged, or stolen evidence recovery represent just a few of the incidents forensic divers encounter.
Close case analysis is required to determine whether a driver has committed, a criminal homicide offense.
My Patterns in Criminal Homicide stands as solidly viable with respect to the offender-victim drama, the prior record of victims, and the victim-precipitated model, as indicated in studies in Chicago by Blocks, in Alberta by Silverman, in Montreal by Normandeau and many other places.
Probably a quarter of a million persons have been convicted of criminal homicide.
Gomez accused the company of criminal homicide, the Mexican government of negligence and called for a federal investigation and removal of the Minister of Labor.

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