grand larceny definition

  • noun:
    • The theft of property of a value exceeding extent constituting petit larceny.
    • larceny of residential property whose worth is more than a sum set by-law to distinguish it from petty larceny
    • differences having reference to the type or worth of the home taken. They're abolished in England.
    • larceny of property having a value greater than some quantity (the total amount differs by location)
  • adjective:
    • See under Larceny.

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