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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CRIMINALITY

Weigh in the scales his criminality and the suffering he has undergone.

The criminality of the hysterical is always connected with the sexual functions.

Homicide forms 91% of the criminality of this group of offenders.

Criminality, again, is associated with feeble-mindedness in the most intimate way.

He fancies that he is thus safeguarded against his own criminality.

The criminality of the Negro seemingly has decreased as the illiteracy has decreased.

Oh, we were so happy that we hardly had a thought for our criminality, but only for our love.

She had had hardly time to realise the criminality of the offence imputed.

The statistics of their criminality in Trichinopoly and Madura were also bad.

You may know of the high percentage of criminality in Belgium.

WORD ORIGIN

1610s, from French criminalité, from Medieval Latin criminalitas, from Latin criminalis (see criminal).

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