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Overview of noun delinquency

The noun delinquency has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. delinquency

(nonpayment of a debt when due)

2. delinquency, dereliction, willful neglect

(a tendency to be negligent and uncaring; "he inherited his delinquency from his father"; "his derelictions were not really intended as crimes"; "his adolescent protest consisted of willful neglect of all his responsibilities")

3. delinquency, juvenile delinquency

(an antisocial misdeed in violation of the law by a minor)

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