extradite

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Extradite \Ex"tra*dite\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Extradited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Extraditing}.] To deliver up by one government to another, as a fugitive from justice. See {Extradition}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

extradite

verb

1: hand over to the authorities of another country; "They extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there" [syn: {extradite}, {deliver}, {deport}]


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