indictable

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in·dict·a·ble

 (ĭn-dī′tə-bəl)
adj.
1. Capable of being indicted: Evidence suggested that the official was indictable for the crime.
2. Making one liable to indictment: an indictable offense.

indictable

(ɪnˈdaɪtəbəl)
adj
1. (Law) (of a person) liable to be indicted
2. (Law) (of a crime) that makes a person liable to be indicted
inˈdictably adv

in•dict•a•ble

(ɪnˈdaɪ tə bəl)

adj.
1. subject to being indicted.
2. making a person liable to indictment: an indictable offense.
[1700–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.indictable - liable to be accused, or cause for such liability; "the suspect was chargeable"; "an indictable offense"
guilty - responsible for or chargeable with a reprehensible act; "guilty of murder"; "the guilty person"; "secret guilty deeds"
Translations

indictable

[ɪnˈdaɪtəbl] ADJ indictable offencedelito m procesable

indictable

[ɪnˈdaɪtəbəl] adj [person] → passible de poursuites
indictable offence → délit m tombant sous le coup de la loi

indictable

adj offencestrafbar; personstrafrechtlich verfolgbar

indictable

[ɪnˈdaɪtəbl] adj (Law) indictable offencereato perseguibile a norma di legge
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If an unusual case arose, a breach of section 12 would target the Crown's decision to proceed indictably as an abuse of process, rather than the legislation itself.