assault

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minimum age for marrying without parental consent or the minimum age for consensual sexual relations; intercourse at an earlier age can result in a charge of assault or statutory rape; the age differs in different states of the Union age of consent
assault plus intent aggravated assault
assault with words assail
assault in which the assailant makes physical contact assault and battery , battery
assault with force attack
assault, illegal battery
assault on electronic communication networks cyber-terrorism , cyberwar
atoll in the Marshall islands; site of an amphibious assault in World War II; later used temporarily by the United States to test atomic bombs Eniwetok
depressant and tranquilizer (trade name Rohypnol) often used in the commission of sexual assault; legally available in Europe and Mexico and Colombia flunitrazepan , Rohypnol
club drug available in liquid or powder form is taken orally (frequently combined with alcohol); used to incapacitate individuals for the commission of sexual assault and rape gamma hydroxybutyrate , GHB
amphibious assault in the Pacific in World War II (January 1944); American forces landed and captured a Japanese air base Kwajalein
assault physically or verbally lambaste
assault and rob mug
assault with intent to rob mugging
fire delivered on a target in preparation for an assault preparation fire
physical efforts to oppose a lawful arrest; the resistance is classified as assault and battery upon the person of the police officer attempting to make the arrest resisting arrest
soldiers who are specially trained and armed to lead an assault shock troops
direct and violent assault on a stronghold storm
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