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Flashcards in Unit 10 Vocab Deck (14):
1

decriminalize

to do away with legal penalties

2

incriminate

to reveal guilt, or make someone appear guilty

3

recrimination

an accusation made in reply a counter charge

4

culp

to blame

5

culpable

deserving blame

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culprit

one responsible for a crime

7

crimin

crime, charge of crime

8

approbation

praise or approval

9

reprove

to scold or criticize

10

reprobate

dishonest or immoral person

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onus

burden or obligation

12

onerous

unpleasant and burdensome

13

exonerate

to prove not guilty

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mea culpa

uttered to show personal responsibility for a wrong