criminologist


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crim·i·nol·o·gy

 (krĭm′ə-nŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The scientific study of crime, criminals, criminal behavior, and corrections.

[Italian criminologia : Latin crīmen, crīmin-, accusation; see crime + Latin -logia, -logy.]

crim′i·no·log′i·cal (-nə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
crim′i·no·log′i·cal·ly adv.
crim′i·nol′o·gist n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.criminologist - a specialist in criminology
specialiser, specialist, specializer - an expert who is devoted to one occupation or branch of learning
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Translations
kriminologi

criminologist

[ˌkrɪmɪˈnɒlədʒɪst] Ncriminalista mf
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

criminologist

[ˌkrɪmɪˈnɒlədʒɪst] ncriminologue mf, criminologiste mf
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

criminologist

nKriminologe m, → Kriminologin f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

criminologist

[ˌkrɪmɪˈnɒlədʒɪst] ncriminologo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
THE consulting-rooms of Dr Orion Hood, the eminent criminologist and specialist in certain moral disorders, lay along the sea-front at Scarborough, in a series of very large and well-lighted french windows, which showed the North Sea like one endless outer wall of blue-green marble.
Dr Hood paced the length of his string of apartments, bounded-- as the boys' geographies say--on the east by the North Sea and on the west by the serried ranks of his sociological and criminologist library.
In a few minutes all three were approaching the dreary tail of the MacNabs' street: the girl with the stern and breathless stride of the mountaineer, the criminologist with a lounging grace (which was not without a certain leopard-like swiftness), and the priest at an energetic trot entirely devoid of distinction.
"And what is the shade of difference?" asked the criminologist with a slight sneer.
Cuthbert Grayne was perhaps more of a criminologist than either a lawyer or a policeman, but in his more barbarous surroundings he had proved successful in turning himself into a practical combination of all three.
Following the heels of three top placers in the June 2019 Criminologist Licensure Exam, graduates from the University of Mindanao (UM) earned spots in the Top 10 again, this time in the June 2019 Architect Licensure Examination.
Top criminologist John Bonrev Roi Rodas has set his sights on joining the Philippine National Police as he grew up idolizing his grandfather, Donato, a policeman.
The now registered criminologist Jumar Ullang finished high school while detained at the Isabela City Jail in Basilan for murder and multiple murder cases, both dismissed for lack of merit.
THE man suspected of killing Suzy Lamplugh openly boasted of the murder on a car's false number plate, a leading criminologist claims.
To pass the licensure exam fo criminologist, a candidate must obtain 75 percent with no grade less than 60 percent in any given subject.
A CRIMINOLOGIST claims to have identified a woman being sought in connection with the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.
A criminologist investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann has reportedly identified a person of interest sought by British police.