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addaword.gifdefinition of narrative verdict

noun
a verdict used in coroners' courts in England and Wales. The circumstances of a death are recorded without saying who was responsible
A coroner has recorded a narrative verdict in the case of two aviators who were killed when their hot-air balloon crashed into a field at a Somerset bowls club.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 15/05/2012 10:53:00
Definition of narrative verdict from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team

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