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compound

adjective aggregate, aggregated, associated, blended, combined, commixed, complex, complicated, composite, conglomerate, congregated, conjoint, conjugate, connected, convoluted, elaborate, embodied, fused, hybridized, incorporated, infused, inseparable, integrated, interlaced, intermingled, interwoven, intricate, involved, manifold, merged, mingled, mixed, mosaic, multifarious, multiform, multiple, multiplex, solid, tied, united, varied, variegated, woven
Associated concepts: compound a crime, compound interrst, compound larceny, compounding a felony
Foreign phrases: Aestimatid praeteriti delicti ex postremo facto nunquam crescit.The weight of an offense committed in the past is never increased by a subsequent fact.

compound

verb accrue, add to, advance, aggravate, amount, amplificare, annex, append, augere, be augmented, be numerous, become greater, become larger, branch out, build up, burgeon, connribute to, develop, dilatare, dilate, distend, elaborate, enhance, enlarge, enrich, exacerbate, exaggerate, exalt, expand, fill in, fill out, fortify, further, gain ground, gain strength, get ahead, give strength to, glorify, greaten, grow larger, heighten, increase, increase the numbers, inflate, lend force to, lengthen, magnify, make greater, make larger, multiply, open out, parlay, pile up, prolong, protract, raise, refine, reinforce, restrengthen, spread out, strengthen, subjoin, superadd, supplement, widen
Associated concepts: compounding a crime, compounding a debt, compounding a felony, compounding penalty
Foreign phrases: Aestimatio praeteriti delicti ex postremo facto nunquam crescit.The weight of a past crime is never increased by a subsequent fact.
See also: adhere, close, coalescence, collective, combination, combine, commingle, complex, composite, confines, conglomerate, conjoin, consolidate, desegregate, development, include, incorporate, incorporation, join, make, melange, merge, solution, substance, unite

compound

to agree not to prosecute or proceed in return for a consideration.
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Resistance to making honor killing non compoundable is not an issue of ideology but of politics pursued by those who exploit religion for political ends, the Spokesperson quoted Zardari as saying.
He added that 302 out of 412 compoundable civil and criminal cases had been amicably decided with the free will and consents of the parties from June to Dec 31, 2017.
The offence of premeditated murder under Section 302 of the Pakistan Penal Code was a compoundable offence and the complainant had pardoned them and also supported their bail application through an affidavit, they added.
Veteran lawyer Majeed Memon said that making road accident cases compoundable would help the victims.
No offence under it shall be compoundable and all offences will be cognizable and nonbailable.
A brief summary of the Punjab public prosecution department has revealed that the accused in 12 cases were acquitted due to compromise in compoundable cases, while suspects in 183 cases were reportedly acquitted over out-of-court settlement with witnesses.
They further contended that the crime under Section 302 (premeditated murder) of the Pakistan Penal Code was a compoundable offence and the merit of the case needed not be discussed.
The D and SC further said that all the compoundable criminal cases and civil cases particularly family cases and money disputes are being sent to the centres with the mutual consent of the parties.
At present, as the offence is non- compoundable, men and their relatives framed in large number of cases by their wives or her family members simply for extracting money, face harassment at the trial court.
India, March 25 -- The Law Commission is planning to make dowry law bailable and compoundable.