committal Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “committal” in the English Dictionary

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committalnoun [U]

uk   /kəˈmɪt.əl/  us   /-ˈmɪt̬-/
the ​process of ​sending someone to a ​prison or ​mentalhospital: The ​psychiatricteamdecided that committal would not be ​beneficial in her ​case.
(Definition of committal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “committal”
in Chinese (Simplified) 收监, 送入精神病院…
in Chinese (Traditional) 收監, 送入精神病院…
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