Meaning of “grievous bodily harm” in the English Dictionary

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"grievous bodily harm" in British English

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grievous bodily harmnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɡriː.vəs bɒd.ɪ.li ˈhɑːm/ us /ˌɡriː.vəs bɑː.dɪ.li ˈhɑːrm/ abbreviation GBH UK

a crime in which one person does serious physical injury to another

(Definition of “grievous bodily harm” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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