breach of confidentiality

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Definition of breach of confidentiality

: failure to respect a person's privacy by telling another person private information The doctor committed a breach of confidentiality.

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“Breach of confidentiality.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/breach%20of%20confidentiality. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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