Definition of culpable homicide in English:

culpable homicide

Line breaks: culp|able homi|cide

Entry from British & World English dictionary


[mass noun] Law
(In some jurisdictions, including Scotland, South Africa, and India) an act which has resulted in a person’s death but is held not to amount to murder.

Definition of culpable homicide in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day deictic
Pronunciation: ˈdeɪktɪk
denoting a word whose meaning depends on context...