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extradition

División en sílabas: ex·tra·di·tion
Pronunciación: /ˌekstrəˈdiSH(ə)n
 
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Definición de extradition en inglés:

sustantivo

The action of extraditing a person accused or convicted of a crime: they fought to prevent his extradition to the US extraditions of drug suspects
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He has concluded that there is no statutory prohibition against extradition.
  • Various jurisdictional issues, including extradition, are addressed by the Convention.
  • The present case is concerned with extradition to stand trial in Canada.
Sinónimos

Origen

mid 19th century: from French, from ex- 'out, from' + tradition 'delivery'.

More
  • This is an adoption from French, from the prefix ex- meaning ‘out, from’ and tradition meaning ‘delivery’. In an extradition procedure, a person is taken out of a foreign country and delivered to the home country.

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