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actus reus

/ (ˈæktəs ˈreɪəs) /
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noun

law a criminal action regarded as a constituent element of a crime, as compared with the state of mind of the perpetratorCompare mens rea

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On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.
Latin, literally: guilty act
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