gang rape

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gang rape

n.
Rape of a person by several attackers acting in concert.

gang′-rape′ v.
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gang rape

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Desai said that gang-rapes were happening every day in the villages and for a long time.
Though the Delhi and Mumbai cases garnered widespread media attention and sparked nationwide protests, gang-rapes and sexual assaults are reported daily in Indian newspapers.
One Midlands youth worker, who did not want to be named, said he was aware street gangs in Birmingham were involved in gang-rapes.
Although sexual harassment is commonplace in India and gang-rapes far from rare, the case has touched a nerve in the country, leading to an outpouring of criticism of the police and attitudes toward women in Indian society.