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Definition of indictable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    indictable

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ɪnˈdaɪtəbl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈdaɪtəbl//
     
    (law)
     
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  1. 1(of a crime) for which you can be indicted an indictable offense
  2. 2(of a person) able to be indicted Many more indictable offenders are tried in magistrates courts.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: indictable