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domestic violence

1.
acts of violence or abuse against a person living in one's household, especially a member of one's immediate family.
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Examples from the web for domestic violence
  • Take the link between football and domestic violence.
  • domestic violence victims have distinct facial injuries, study says.
  • The song seems to be his way of apologizing for a career's worth of glorifying domestic violence.
  • But she was jolted into action when she confronted domestic violence.
  • domestic violence is a dangerous and difficult area of police work.
  • Its staff will offer a range of services, such as counselling for people affected by alcoholism and domestic violence.
  • Other research shows that divorce and lower fertility are linked to less domestic violence.
  • Crack cocaine seems to be linked to domestic violence, marijuana makes workers groggy, no drug is good for motorists.
  • They even started a domestic violence program at the prison and group therapy.
  • There is some evidence that rates of suicide, bankruptcy and domestic violence all rise when casinos arrive in a city.

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