- Actus reus
noun (law) a criminal action regarded as a constituent element of a crime, as compared with the state of mind of the perpetrator Compare mens rea
acu Association of Clinicians for the Underserved Attitude Control Unit Contemporary Examples To be sure, sources have told me that the acu was trying to get him to speak. CPAC First Impressions Noah Kristula-Green February 8, 2012 As its website explains, “acu defines conservatism” (emphasis in original). Heresy Hunters Rule CPAC, and GOProud, Chris Christie […]
Roy (Claxton) [klak-stuh n] /ˈklæk stən/ (Show IPA), 1903–92, U.S. country-and-western singer and composer.