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ex·tra·di·tion

 (ĕk′strə-dĭsh′ən)
n.
The surrender of an individual by one nation or state to another nation or state where that individual is sought for trial or punishment for the commission of a crime.

[French : Latin ex-, ex- + Latin trāditiō, trāditiōn-, a handing over; see tradition.]

extradition

(ˌɛkstrəˈdɪʃən)
n
(Law) the surrender of an alleged offender or fugitive to the state in whose territory the alleged offence was committed
[C19: from French, from Latin trāditiō a handing over; see tradition]

ex•tra•di•tion

(ˌɛk strəˈdɪʃ ən)

n.
the surrender of an alleged fugitive from justice or criminal by one state, nation, or authority to another.
[1830–40; < French; see ex-1, tradition]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.extradition - the surrender of an accused or convicted person by one state or country to another (usually under the provisions of a statute or treaty)
surrender - the delivery of a principal into lawful custody

extradition

noun deportation, expulsion, banishment, expatriation A New York court turned down the British Government's request for his extradition.

extradition

noun
Enforced removal from one's native country by official decree:
Translations
تَسْليم مُجْرِم
udlevering
luovutus
kiadatás
framsal
extradícia
iade etme

extradition

[ˌekstrəˈdɪʃən]
A. Nextradición f
B. CPD extradition agreement Nacuerdo m de extradición
extradition warrant Norden f de extradición

extradition

[ˌɛkstrəˈdɪʃən] nextradition fextra-marital extramarital [ˌɛkstrəˈmærɪtəl] adj [affair, relationship] → extraconjugal(e)extra-mural extramural [ˌɛkstrəˈmjʊərəl] adj [course] → hors faculté inv extra-mural departmentextra-mural department nentité f hors faculté

extradition

nAuslieferung f

extradition

:
extradition order
n (= request)Auslieferungsantrag m
extradition treaty
nAuslieferungsvertrag m
extradition warrant

extradition

[ˌɛkstrəˈdɪʃn] nestradizione f

extradite

(ˈekstrədait) verb
to give (someone) up to the police of another country (for a crime committed there).
ˌextraˈdition (-ˈdi-) noun
References in periodicals archive ?
Firtash is not allowed to leave the country while Austrian authorities are mulling his extradiction to the United States.
Perhaps, more simply, they chose this site for a specific political statement: they contested Fujimori's extradition to face charges for his involvement in the murder of nine students at La Catuta and for the murders at Barrios Altos, the victims whose names are among those inscribed in the stones of El Ojo que Llora, and where their family members had celebrated the news of Fujimori's extradiction (20).
Pensioner Garland, 71, was freed on bail yesterday pending his possible extradiction to the US on counterfeiting charges.