interception


interception
Within Federal Communications Act, prohibiting interception of communication by wire or radio, indicates taking or seizure by the way or before arrival at destined place, and does not ordinarily connote obtaining of what is to be sent before, or at the moment, it leaves the possession of the proposed sender, or after, or at the moment, it comes into possession of intended receiver. Communications Act of 1934, No. 605, 47 U.S. C.A. No. 605; Goldman v. United States, N.Y., 316 U.S. 129, 62 S.Ct. 993, 995, 86 L.Ed. 1322.

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • interception — [ ɛ̃tɛrsɛpsjɔ̃ ] n. f. • XVe; lat. interceptio 1 ♦ Action d intercepter; son résultat. Interception d un message. Sport Interception du ballon. ♢ Avions d interception, qui ont pour tâche d intercepter les appareils ennemis. ⇒ intercepteur. 2 ♦… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Interception — In ter*cep tion, n. [L. interceptio a taking away: cf. F. interception.] The act of intercepting; as, interception of a letter; interception of the enemy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interception — UK US /ˌɪntəˈsepʃən/ noun [U or C] ► the act of stopping someone or something before they can get to a place: »The IT engineer was accused of the illegal interception of private emails …   Financial and business terms

  • Interception — (v. lat.), Auffangung, Unterschlagung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Interception — Interception, lat. deutsch, das Auffangen; Unterschlagen; intercipiren, auffangen, unterschlagen …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • interception — index interruption, intervention (interference), restraint Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • interception — early 15c., action of intercepting (the flow of a bodily fluid), from L. interceptionem (nom. interceptio) a seizing, taking away, noun of action from intercipere (see INTERCEPT (Cf. intercept)). Specific football/rugby sense is attested by 1906 …   Etymology dictionary

  • interception — [in΄tər sep′shən] n. 1. the act or an instance of intercepting 2. Football a play in which a defensive player catches a pass thrown by an offensive player …   English World dictionary

  • Interception — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Interception peut faire référence à : Interception, une émission de radio diffusée sur France Inter, Interception, un type de mission de défense,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • interception — (in tèr sè psion ; en vers, de cinq syllabes) s. f. Action d intercepter. Interception des rayons de la lumière. L interception d une lettre.    Terme de chirurgie. Espèce de bandage usité chez les anciens, par lequel ils se proposaient d arrêter …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • INTERCEPTION — s. f. T. didactique. Il se dit en parlant De quelque chose dont le cours direct est interrompu. Interception du son. Interception des rayons de lumière …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)


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