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rape crisis centre Line breaks: rape cri¦sis centre

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of rape crisis centre in English:


An agency offering advice and support to victims of violent sexual crime.
Example sentences
  • Your call will be automatically routed to a rape crisis center in your geographical area.
  • The entire intent of the rape crisis center's examination is to gather evidence for prosecution.
  • David Berkowitz, better known as Son of Sam, worked at a rape crisis center before anyone knew what he was really up to.
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