bodily harm

Physical injury to a person caused by an accident

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • bodily harm — bodi·ly harm n: bodily injury Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • bodily harm — See bodily injury, below …   Black's law dictionary

  • bodily harm — Physical injury to the person, especially injury by violent, hostile, and aggressive means. People v Moore (NY) 50 Hun 356, 358 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Bodily Harm (novel) — infobox Book | name = Bodily Harm title orig = translator = image caption = author = Margaret Atwood illustrator = cover artist = country = Canada language = English series = genre = Fiction publisher = McClelland Stewart release date = 1981… …   Wikipedia

  • Grievous bodily harm — For other uses, see Grievous Bodily Harm (disambiguation). Grievous bodily harm (often abbreviated to GBH) is a term of art used in English criminal law which has become synonymous with the offences that are created by sections 18 and 20 of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Actual bodily harm — Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm (often abbreviated to Assault O.A.B.H. or simply ABH) is a type of criminal assault defined under English law. It encompasses those assaults which result in injuries, typically requiring a degree of medical… …   Wikipedia

  • actual bodily harm — noun (law) Minor injuries inflicted during an attack, considered less serious than grievous bodily harm • • • Main Entry: ↑actual * * * actual bodily harm UK US noun [uncountable] legal british the crime of attacking and injuring someone… …   Useful english dictionary

  • grievous bodily harm — noun street names for gamma hydroxybutyrate • Syn: ↑soap, ↑scoop, ↑max, ↑liquid ecstasy, ↑goop, ↑Georgia home boy, ↑easy lay • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • serious bodily harm — se·ri·ous bodily harm n: serious bodily injury Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • grievous bodily harm — N UNCOUNT If someone is accused of grievous bodily harm, they are accused of causing very serious physical injury to someone. The abbreviation GBH is often used. [LEGAL] They were both found guilty of causing grievous bodily harm …   English dictionary

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