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  • culpable — cul·pa·ble / kəl pə bəl/ adj: deserving condemnation or blame as wrong or harmful cul·pa·bil·i·ty /ˌkəl pə bi lə tē/ n cul·pa·ble·ness n cul·pa·bly adv Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …   Law dictionary

  • culpable — adjective Etymology: Middle English coupable, from Anglo French cupable, culpable, from Latin culpabilis, from culpare to blame, from culpa guilt Date: 14th century 1. archaic guilty, criminal 2. meriting condemnation or blame …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • culpable — adjective meriting condemnation, censure or blame, especially as something wrong, harmful or injurious; blameworthy I am culpable for stealing your money. (Deserving Blame) …   Wiktionary

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