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entrapment
used in The Mill on the Floss

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law:  a defense that claims the defendant would not have broken the law if not tempted or tricked into doing it by law enforcement officials
  • The foolish scissors have slipped too far over the knuckles, it seems, and Hercules holds out his entrapped fingers hopelessly.
    6.1 -- Book 6 Chapter 1 -- A Duet in Paradise (8% in)

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