Definitions for assault and battery
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battery, assault and battery(noun)
an assault in which the assailant makes physical contact
assault and battery(Noun)
The combination of two violent crimes: assault (the threat of violence) and battery (physical violence). This legal distinction exists only in jurisdictions that distinguish assault as threatened violence rather than actual violence.
The numerical value of assault and battery in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of assault and battery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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We expect to select a new court date in the coming days and then set the amended trial track. The Suffolk indictments allege two counts of first-degree murder for the July 16, 2012, shooting deaths of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado in Boston's South End; three counts of armed assault with intent to murder and one count of assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon for shots fired at three surviving victims; and one count of unlawful possession of a firearm.
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