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English definition of “indecent assault”

indecent assault

noun [C or U]     UK specialized
an attack on someone that involves sexual actions but not rape (= forced sex )Physical and sexual assault and abductionSexual activity in general
(Definition of indecent assault noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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