Definición de first-degree en inglés:

first-degree

Saltos de línea: first-degree

adjetivo

[attributive]
  • 1 Medicine Denoting burns that affect only the surface of the skin and cause reddening.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The corpsman said that a small third-degree burn might be difficult to recognize if it is located in an area of second- or even first-degree burn skin damage.
    • Thin or superficial burns (also called first-degree burns) are red and painful.
    • Scarring from first-degree burns and light second-degree burns may disappear within a few months.
  • 2 Law , chiefly North American Denoting the most serious category of a crime, especially murder: he was convicted of first-degree murder
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • He was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to death.
    • Pennsylvania was the first U.S. state to abolish capital punishment for all crimes except first-degree murder.
    • I decided to present this case through a Broward County grand jury and they indicted him for first-degree murder as an adult.

Frases

first-degree relative

A person’s parent, sibling, or child.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • One of the three relatives is a first-degree relative of the other two, such as a parent, child or sibling
  • None of her other first-degree relatives had been affected by breast, ovarian or colon cancer, which greatly decreased the chances that she carried a gene mutation predisposing her to breast cancer.
  • Although anyone with first-degree relatives who have had breast cancer is at increased risk, most people don't get the inherited kind of breast cancer.

Más definiciones de first-degree 

Definición de first-degree en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día kerf
Pronunciación: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw