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indecent assaultnoun [C or U]

uk   us   UK specialized
an ​attack on someone that ​involvessexualactions but not rape (= ​forcedsex)
(Definition of indecent assault from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “indecent assault”
in Chinese (Simplified) 猥亵行为, 猥亵他人身体…
in Chinese (Traditional) 猥褻行為, 猥褻他人身體…
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