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age of consent Explained

age of consent at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

wandering in mind;V (1st) DEP wrestle; wrestle with (

Age of consent at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

again divided into a court
of equity, and a court of common law. Id. 44.
2. In this court all personal actions may be brought, and suits in
equity commenced, the plaintiff in both (fictitiously for the most part)
alleging himself to be the king's debtor, in order to give the court
jurisdiction of the cause. Wooddes. Lect. 69. But by stat. 2 Will. IV. c.
39, s. 1, a change has been made in this respect.EXCISES. This word is used to signify an inland imposition, paid sometimes
upon the consumption of the commodity, and frequently upon the retail sale.
1 Bl. Com. 318; 1 Tuck. Bl. Com. Appx. 341; Story, Const. Sec. 950.EXCLUSIVE, rights. Debarring one from participating in a thing. An exclusive
right or privilege, is one granted to a person to do a thing, and forbidding
all others to do the same. A patent right or copyright, are of this kind.

EXCLUSIVE, computation of time. Shut out; not included. As when an act is to
be done within a certain time, as ten days from a particular time, one day
is to be included and the other excluded. Vide Hob. 139; Cowp. 714; Lofft,
276; Dougl. 463; 2 Mod. 280; Sav. 124; 3 ]Penna. Rep. 200; 1 Serg. & Rawle,
43; 3 B. & A. 581; Com. Dig. Temps, A; 3 East, 407; Com. Dig. Estates, G 8;
2 Chit. Pr. 69, 147.EXCOMMUNICATIO CAPIENDO, WRIT OF, Eng. eccl. law. A writ issuing out of
chancery, founded on a bishop's certificate that the defendant had b

age of consent at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

age of consent
n : the minimum age for marrying without parental consent or the
minimum age for consensual sexual relations; intercourse
at an earlier age can result in a charge of assault or
statutory rape; the age differs in different states of
the Union

age of consent at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-noun » head=age of consent|ages of consent
  • Inter: lega » l The age at which a person is legally considered to be mature enough to engage willingly in sexual intercourse.

    Usage notes

    The term is used to indicate the age at which it is no longer a crime for someone else to engage in consensual sexual intercourse with the person who is still younger than the age of consent, as they are considered statutorily a victim of a crime, because by law they are considered incapable of giving permission to someone else to engage in sexual intercourse with them.


    Inter: trans-top » an age at which one is legally mature enough to have sex
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|同意年齡|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|同意年龄|tr=tóngyì niánlíng|sc=Hani
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|den seksuelle lavalder

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|suojaikäraja
  • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|samræðisaldur|m, Inter: t- » is|lögriðilsaldur|m (used colloquially and jokingly)
  • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|seksuell lavalder|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * age of majority
    • have sex
    • statutory rape
    • jailbait

      External links

      * Inter: pedi » a
    • Category: :File - :Age of Consent - Global.svg|A map of ages of consent of various countries.

    Translation: kn » age of consent
    Translation: my » age of consent
    Translation: fi » age of consent
    Translation: sv » age of consent
    Translation: ta » age of consent