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She was unaware that she had committed a crime.
There were no apparent clues at the scene of the crime.
It was a crime that would take police years to solve.
new laws to help us combat crime effectively
The crime rate in the city has risen sharply.
Rising crime is a key election issue.
an increase in juvenile crime
It would be a crime to waste all that food.
Her only crime was to be in love with the wrong man.
This is the American English definition of crime. View British English definition of crime.