Assault And Battery

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Definition: Assault And Battery



What is the dictionary definition of Assault And Battery?

Dictionary Definition


n. the combination of the two crimes of threat (assault) and actual beating (battery). They are both also intentional civil wrongs for which the party attacked may file a suit for damages.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Assault And Battery 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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