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homicide
American English: /ˈhɑməˌsaɪd/
British English: /ˈhɒmɪsʌɪd/

Translation of homicide in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 uncountable and countable (crime, act)
    (before noun) (investigation)
    de un homicidio
    (trial)
    por homicidio
    Example sentences
    • The principal felonies were homicide, rape, theft, burglary, robbery and arson.
    • He was charged with criminal homicide and is lodged in the county prison.
    • Men, on the other hand, had been sentenced to prison primarily for serious assault, drugs, homicide, and robbery.
  • 3 uncountable (police squad) (US) [colloquial]
    homicidios (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Det Supt Andy Brennan, of West Yorkshire Police's Homicide and Major Enquiry Team, said the woman's injuries included a number of bruises to her body, and marks around her neck.
    • Operation Recall, led by West Yorkshire Police's newly formed Homicide and Major Enquiry Team, has already resulted in two men being charged.
    • One of the five detained during the weekend was held in St Vincent on Friday by two local policemen, one from Homicide, the other a detective.
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