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Mi•ran•da



Pronunciation: (mi-ran'du; also for 1, 4, Sp. mē-rän'dä), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/miranda.html on line 87 [key]
n.
1. Fran•cis•co de Pronunciation: (frän-sēs'kô &thslash;e), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/miranda.html on line 104 [key] 1750–1816, Venezuelan revolutionist and patriot.
2. Astron.a moon of the planet Uranus.
3. daughter of Prospero in Shakespeare's The Tempest.
4. a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “to be admired.”

adj.
Law.of, pertaining to, or being upheld by the Supreme Court ruling (Miranda v. Arizona, 1966) requiring law-enforcement officers to warn a person who has been taken into custody of his or her rights to remain silent and to have legal counsel.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/miranda.html on line 157 Miranda (Encyclopedia)

 

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