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unlawful assembly

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Definition of unlawful assembly in English:

noun

English Law , historical
A meeting of three or more people likely to cause a breach of the peace or to endanger the public: he hoped to demonstrate that what he had been involved in was not an unlawful assembly within the definition [mass noun]: he was imprisoned for six weeks for unlawful assembly and riot

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