a set of items used at a medical facility for gathering and preserving physical evidence following a sexual assault
The results from a rape kit can be used in criminal proceedings.
a set of items used by medical personnel for gathering and preserving physical evidence of a sexual assault; the collected evidence for a case concerning sexual assault; also called [sexual assault evidence collection kit]
A rape kit is the victim’s best way to document the attack and help ensure prosecution of the attacker.
[loo-krees, loo-krees] /luˈkris, ˈlu kris/ noun 1. a narrative poem (1594) by Shakespeare.
noun 1. a mock-epic poem (1712) by Alexander Pope.
noun, Chemistry. 1. a brownish-yellow oil obtained by expression from rapeseed and used chiefly as a lubricant, an illuminant, and in the manufacture of rubber substitutes.
[reyp] /reɪp/ noun 1. unlawful sexual intercourse or any other sexual penetration of the vagina, anus, or mouth of another person, with or without force, by a sex organ, other body part, or foreign object, without the consent of the victim. 2. . 3. an act of plunder, violent seizure, or abuse; despoliation; violation: the […]