Sentence Examples


  • Punishment may take forms varying from capital punishment, flogging and mutilation of the body to imprisonment, fines, and even deferred sentences which come into operation only if an offence is repeated within a specified time.
  • But a suspicion that he and Martina:had murdered Constantine led soon after to a revolt, and to the mutilation and banishment of the supposed offenders.
  • Clerks were punishable only in the court Christian, except in cases of grave crimes such as murder, mutilation (Fournier, p. 72), and cases called " royal cases " (vide infra).
  • Their idea of attaining salvation is self-mutilation according to the counsel of perfection implied in Matt.
  • The " royal seal " is complete self-castration; partial mutilation is known as the " second purity."

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