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extradite

verb [T]     /ˈekstrədaɪt/
to send someone back to the country where they are accused of a crime, so that a court there can decide if they are guilty: [often passive] The suspects were extradited to the UK.Evicting and forcing to leavePunishing someone by sending them somewhere elseInternational politics and government
extradition     /ˌekstrəˈdɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
Translations of “extradite”
in Spanish extraditar…
in Vietnamese dẫn độ…
in Thai ส่งผู้ร้ายข้ามแดน…
in Malaysian menyerah balik…
in French extrader…
in German ausliefern…
in Indonesian mengekstradisi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 引渡…
in Turkish (suçlu) iade etmek, kendi ülkesine geri göndermek…
in Russian экстрадировать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 引度…
in Polish wydawać, ekstradować…
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