negative misprision

noun

Definition of negative misprision

: concealment of something known by one that has the duty of revealing it to proper authority distinguished from positive misprision

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“Negative misprision.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/negative%20misprision. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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