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  • 1 Detection — De*tec tion, n. [L. detectio an uncovering, revealing.] The act of detecting; the laying open what was concealed or hidden; discovery; as, the detection of a thief; the detection of fraud, forgery, or a plot. [1913 Webster] Such secrets of guilt… …

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  • 2 Brahminism — • Religion and social system which grew out of the polytheistic nature worship of the ancient Aryan conquerors of northern India Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Brahminism     Brahminism …

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  • 3 conviction — n. 1. Proof of guilt, detection in guilt. 2. Confutation, refutation. 3. Persuasion, convincing. 4. Firm persuasion, settled belief, assured belief, ascertained principle …

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  • 4 Brain fingerprinting — is a controversial forensic science technique that uses electroencephalography (EEG) to determine whether specific information is stored in a subject’s brain. It does this by measuring electrical brainwave responses to words, phrases, or pictures …

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  • 5 crime — crimeless, adj. crimelessness, n. /kruym/, n. 1. an action or an instance of negligence that is deemed injurious to the public welfare or morals or to the interests of the state and that is legally prohibited. 2. criminal activity and those… …

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  • 6 William Heirens — Infobox Serial Killer name= William Heirens caption=Mug shot of William Heirens. birthname= William George Heirens alias= The Lipstick Killer birth= November 15, 1928 location= Evanston, Illinois death= cause= victims=3 country=U.S. states=… …

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  • 7 Turnitin — Infobox Software name = Turnitin caption = A sample Turnitin report page, with explanations author = developer = iParadigms, LLC latest release version = latest release date = latest preview version = latest preview date = operating system =… …

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  • 8 Type I and type II errors — In statistics, the terms Type I error (also, α error, or false positive) and type II error (β error, or a false negative) are used to describe possible errors made in a statistical decision process. In 1928, Jerzy Neyman (1894 1981) and Egon… …

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  • 9 Fingerprint — This article is about human fingerprints. For other uses, see Fingerprint (disambiguation) …

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  • 10 Sacco and Vanzetti — This article is about the individuals Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti. For 1971 film, see Sacco e Vanzetti. For 2004 docu drama, see The Diary of Sacco and Vanzetti. For 2006 documentary film, see Sacco and Vanzetti (film). Bartolomeo… …

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  • 11 Neurolaw — An example of an fMRI brain scan. fMRI outputs (yellow) are overlaid on the average brain anatomy (gray) averaged from several humans. Similar images are used in a variety of applications, now including law. Neurolaw is an emerging field of… …

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  • 12 international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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  • 13 Match Point — Directed by Woody Allen Produced by Letty Aronson Gareth Wiley Lucy Darwin …

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  • 14 Munchausen syndrome by proxy — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 33167 ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 3544| eMedicine mult = eMedicine2|ped|2742 | MeshID = D016735 Fabricated or induced illness (FII), or… …

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  • 15 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 16 Polygraph — This article is about the forensic instrument. For the automatic signing instrument, see Autopen. For the dual pen device that produces a simultaneous copy of an original while it is written in cursive writing, see Polygraph (duplicating device) …

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  • 17 2001 anthrax attacks — A letter sent to Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle containing anthrax powder killed two postal workers Location New York …

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  • 18 Major depressive disorder — For other depressive disorders, see Mood disorder. Major Depressive Disorder Classification and external resources …

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  • 19 DNA profiling — Not to be confused with Full genome sequencing. Forensic science …

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  • 20 Harold Shipman — Background information Birth name Harold Fredrick Shipman Also known as Dr. Death Born 14 January 1946 …

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