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in flagrante delicto

[in fluh-gran-tee di-lik-toh] /ɪn fləˈgræn ti dɪˈlɪk toʊ/
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in flagrante delicto

/ɪn fləˈɡræntɪ dɪˈlɪktəʊ/
adverb
1.
(mainly law) while committing the offence; red-handed Also flagrante delicto
Word Origin
Latin, literally: with the crime still blazing
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