crimen injuria

noun

Southern African law an action that injures the dignity of another person, esp use of racially offensive language

Nearby words

  1. crimean,
  2. crimean astrophysical observatory,
  3. crimean gothic,
  4. crimean tatar,
  5. crimean war,
  6. crimewave,
  7. criminal,
  8. criminal assault,
  9. criminal code,
  10. criminal contempt

Word Origin for crimen injuria

L, lit.: crime or insult

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