Aggravation

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Definition: Aggravation


Quick Summary of Aggravation


Any circumstances surrounding the commission of a crime that increase its seriousness or add to its injurious consequences.




Full Definition of Aggravation


Such circumstances are not essential elements of the crime but go above and beyond them. The aggravation of a crime is usually a result of intentional actions of the perpetrator. Such crimes are punished more severely than the crime itself. One of the most common crimes that is caused by aggravation is aggravated assault.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Aggravation are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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