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FELONIOUS Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

Malignant; malicious; done with intent to commit a crime; having thegrade or quality of a felony. People v. Moore, 37 Hun (N. Y.) 93; Aikman v. Com., 18 S.W. 938, 13 Ky. Law Rep. 894; State v. Bush, 47 Kan. 201, 27 Pac. S34, 13 L. R. A. 007;Com. v. Barlow. 4 Mass. 440.


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