noun, Civil Law.
Abbreviation: crim. con.
(formerly) a common law action brought by a husband by which he claimed damages against an adulterer
another term for adultery
noun 1. a court of law in which criminal cases are tried and determined.
- Criminal investigation department
noun 1. the full name for CID
[krim-uh-nl-ist] /ˈkrɪm ə nl ɪst/ noun 1. an expert in . 2. a person who studies or practices criminology; criminologist. 3. an expert in .
[krim-uh-nl-is-tiks] /ˌkrɪm ə nlˈɪs tɪks/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the scientific study and evaluation of physical evidence in the commission of crimes. 2. the science dealing with the detection of crime and the apprehension of criminals.