manslaughter

2 definitions found

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

Manslaughter \Man"slaugh'ter\, noun

1. The slaying of a human being; destruction of men. --Milton.

2. (Law) The unlawful killing of a man, either in negligence or incidentally to the commission of some unlawful act, but without specific malice, or upon a sudden excitement of anger.

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

manslaughter

noun

1: homicide without malice aforethought


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