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punishableadjective

uk   us   /ˈpʌn.ɪ.ʃə.bl̩/
A punishable ​crime is one that someone can be ​punished for: a punishable ​offence Drug ​dealing is punishable by ​death in some ​countries.
(Definition of punishable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “punishable”
in Chinese (Simplified) 可依法惩处的,应给予惩罚的…
in Turkish cezalandırılabilir, cezayı hak eden…
in Russian наказуемый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可依法懲處的,應給予懲罰的…
in Polish karalny, karany…
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