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Definition of extradite verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



extradite somebody (to…) (from…)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they extradite
he / she / it extradites
past simple extradited
-ing form extraditing
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to officially send back someone who has been accused or found guilty of a crime to the country where the crime was committed The government attempted to extradite the suspect from Canada to the U.S.
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noun [uncountable, countable] the extradition of terrorist suspects an extradition treaty to start extradition proceedings
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