double dipping

noun

double dip·​ping
: the usually illicit practice of accepting income from two mutually exclusive sources (as from a government pension and a government salary or from two insurers for the same loss)

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“Double dipping.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/double%20dipping. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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