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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (law) the reduction in severity of a punishment imposed by law.

Usage examples (37)
  • Judge Els was re-sentencing Abraham Tau, 23, and Bigboy
  • Minor's re-sentencing may be deemed unnecessary as the U.S.
  • Geldenhuys and David Nkuna - regarding their re-sentencing.
  • The appellate court ordered re-sentencing before a new judge, who gave Bakker eighteen years. for more
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