occiso
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el occiso, la occisa(
ohk
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see
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soh
)
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1.
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
(legal)
a. deceased
El juez de instrucción investiga la muerte violenta del occiso.The coroner is investigating the deceased's violent death.
b. victim
El cuerpo del occiso fue descuartizado.The victim's body was dismembered.
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occisoa occisa
(Jur)
el occiso (gen) the deceased; [de asesinato] the victim
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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