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desertion

noun

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the act of abandoning
  • the soldiers were imprisoned for desertion of their posts

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The first known use of desertion was in 1591

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“Desertion.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/desertion. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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