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  • Effractura — (E. cranii, lat.), der Einbruch der Schädeldecke …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • effraction — [ efraksjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1404; lat. jurid. effractura, d apr. fraction ♦ Dr. Bris de clôture (effraction extérieure) ou de serrures (effraction intérieure). Vol avec effraction. ⇒Fam. 4. casse, fric frac. Pénétrer dans une maison par effraction. ●… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • burglary — bur·glary / bər glə rē/ n pl glar·ies [Anglo French burglarie, modification of Medieval Latin burgaria, from burgare to break into (a house)]: the act of breaking and entering an inhabited structure (as a house) esp. at night with intent to… …   Law dictionary

  • effraction — eˈfrakshən, ə̇ˈ noun ( s) Etymology: French, modification (influenced by French ion) of Late Latin effractura, from Latin effractus (past participle of effringere to break open, from ex + fringere, from frangere to break) + ura ure more at break …   Useful english dictionary

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