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defect (from)

verb

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to leave (a cause or party) often in order to take up another
  • soldiers defected from the rebel army en masse as the failure of their cause became apparent

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“Defect (from).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/defect%20%28from%29. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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