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  1. decriminalization, decriminalisationnoun

    legislation that makes something legal that was formerly illegal


  1. decriminalisation

    Decriminalisation refers to the legislative act or process of removing or reducing the classification of certain actions or behaviors from being considered a crime, making them legal or subject to civil penalties rather than criminal ones. This process is often applied to non-violent crimes such as drug use or possession, in an effort to redirect resources or address societal attitudes towards the issue.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of decriminalisation in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of decriminalisation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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    a container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women)
    A apex
    B temptation
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