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defile

verb A poetic (i.e., nonmedical) term meaning to rape, especially a virgin.
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Leung Kwok-hung, 44, popularly known as ''Long Hair'' and a leading member of the radical political April 5th Action Group, was convicted of three counts of desecrating the Hong Kong flag by ''publicly and willfully'' defiling it.
Defiling the hands is a status of ritual purity (or impurity) that is completely rabbinic in nature and was enacted by the Talmudic Sages not to promote ritual purity, but to protect holy works from destruction or desecration.(8) Essentially, the Sages of the Talmud observed people would store terumah (a "sacred" food) in the ark with holy scrolls saying "both are holy." In order to prevent this conduct, which apparently led to rats, mice, and weasels eating the scrolls as well as the sacred food, the Sages enacted a series of rabbinic decrees designed to deter this conduct.(9) The initial decree was that the torah scrolls defiled one's hands; thus, a person could not directly touch sacred scrolls and then sacred food.
A primary school teacher accused of defiling four pupils in Mbeere North has been arrested.The suspect was seized on Friday and locked up at Kiritiri Police Station for questioning.
AN Ikeja Chief Magistrates' Court on Monday, ordered that a 33-year-old man, Sunday Nwokolo, who allegedly defiling his neighbour's 12-year-old daughter be remanded in prison, pending legal advice .
The man was charged with violent indecent assault and defiling a minor near the town of St Julian's on the night of April 19.
Teacher Wilson Mitwe was arraigned for allegedly defiling three Standard 8 pupils and a Standard 7 one in his office.
AN Ikeja Chief Magistrates' Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered that one Charles Yoroh should be remanded in prison custody for allegedly defiling a minor.
Police in Nyandarua have arrested a 55-year-old man for allegedly defiling his stepdaughter.
Residents of Hindi division in Lamu west have asked religious leaders to hold cleansing prayers over increased cases of fathers defiling their own children.
A house help from Rongo was on Monday sentenced to life in prison for defiling a six-year-old boy.
A 34-year-old man escaped lynching in Kisumu on Thursday evening after a mob attacked him on accusation of defiling his two step-daughters.
A driver, Alex Emeka, 43, was on Monday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates' Court in Lagos for allegedly defiling his neighbour's daughter.