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term:

Perpetrate

perpetrate vt

-trat·ed
-trat·ing
: to carry out or bring about (as a crime)
per·pe·tra·tion [pər-pə-trā-shən]
n

per·pe·tra·tor [pər-pə-trā-tər]
n



Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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