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Definition of delinquent (Meaning of delinquent)
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Delinquent De*lin"quenta. [L. delinquens, -entis, p. pr. of
	     delinquere to fail, be wanting in one's duty, do wrong; de- +
	     linquere to leave. See {Loan}, n.]
	     Failing in duty; offending by neglect of duty.
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	  Delinquent De*lin"quent, n.
	     One who fails or neglects to perform his duty; an offender or
	     transgressor; one who commits a fault or a crime; a culprit.
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	           A delinquent ought to be cited in the place or
	           jurisdiction where the delinquency was committed.
	                                                    --Ayliffe.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.44
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