caution


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caution

1. Law chiefly Brit a formal warning given to a person suspected or accused of an offence that his words will be taken down and may be used in evidence
2. a notice entered on the register of title to land that prevents a proprietor from disposing of his land without a notice to the person who entered the caution
References in classic literature ?
The next morning they erected a strong pen for the horses, and a fortress of logs for themselves; and continued to observe the greatest caution.
Vesey's age and infirmity, and in all subsequent cases of the same kind from considerations of caution, I kept our real position a secret, and was always careful to speak of Laura as "the late Lady Glyde.
observing the same caution which I practised myself) to Mrs.
It was evident that this excess of caution proceeded from an experience that no subtlety on the part of their enemies could deceive.
Hawkeye spoke to him in Delaware, when the young chief took his position with singular caution and undisturbed coolness.
CAUTION members meet regularly with post personnel to encourage dialog and information-sharing.
The vast majority of them - 60 in total - got some kind of caution.
Cautions do not count as criminal convictions but they can show up on criminal record checks.
An investigation by the Daily Post found 40 sex offences against children recorded between 2014 and 2017 resulted in a caution - in some cases for crimes which, if the offender had been charged, could carry a maximum term of life imprisonment.
Extreme caution is required during this procedure to ensure not only the area of the canopy is clear of foreign objects, but the area below is clear to preclude injury due to falling aircraft parts and equipment.
Middlesbrough Council has issued cautions to three businesses for a range of offences.
But the charges were dropped when he accepted a caution on two counts for making a total of 18 indecent images.