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graft

noun

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dishonest activity in which people with power (such as political leaders) use their position and influence to get money and advantages
  • The newspaper published a series of articles exposing graft in the city government.

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graft

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of graft (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of graft was in the 14th century

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“Graft.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/graft. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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