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RECIDIVISM

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does recidivism mean? 

RECIDIVISM (noun)
  The noun RECIDIVISM has 1 sense:

1. habitual relapse into crime

  Familiarity information: RECIDIVISM used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


RECIDIVISM (noun)


Sense 1recidivism [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Habitual relapse into crime

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("recidivism" is a kind of...):

backsliding; lapse; lapsing; relapse; relapsing; reversion; reverting (a failure to maintain a higher state)


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