Definitions Test

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Choose the correct word for the following definitions.


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  • 1. 
    A decision of a court of law, esp. the punishment alloted to a person convicted in a criminal trail.
    • A. 

      Attorney

    • B. 

      Sentencing

    • C. 

      Inmate

  • 2. 
    Law a system of suspending the sentence of a criminal offender subject to a period of good behavior under supervison.
    • A. 

      Offender

    • B. 

      Deposition

    • C. 

      Probation

  • 3. 
    The out-of-court oral testimony of a witness.
    • A. 

      Deposition

    • B. 

      Expunged

    • C. 

      Inmate

  • 4. 
    One that offends, especially one that breaks a public law.
    • A. 

      Offender

    • B. 

      Acquitted

    • C. 

      Community service

  • 5. 
    A long and careful consideration or discussion.
    • A. 

      Probation

    • B. 

      Deliberation

    • C. 

      Offender

  • 6. 
    An occupant of a prison or institution, etc.
    • A. 

      Expunged

    • B. 

      Community service

    • C. 

      Inmate

  • 7. 
    To erase or strike out, remove from criminal record.
    • A. 

      Deposition

    • B. 

      Expunged

    • C. 

      Sentencing

  • 8. 
    Clear from a charge or accusation, to release or discharge.
    • A. 

      Acquitted

    • B. 

      Deliberation

    • C. 

      Offender

  • 9. 
    Unpaid work performed in service to the communtiy, as part of a criminal sentence.
    • A. 

      Probation

    • B. 

      Inmate

    • C. 

      Community service

  • 10. 
    A person esp, a lawyer appointed to act for another in business or legal matters.
    • A. 

      Attorney

    • B. 

      Appeal

    • C. 

      Offender