Fifth Amendment definition

  • noun:
    • The fifth amendment on United States constitution.
    • an amendment to the Constitution for the United States that imposes restrictions from the federal government's prosecution of persons accused of crimes; mandates because of procedure of law and forbids self-incrimination and dual jeopardy; needs simply payment if private home is taken for community use

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