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malefaction

noun

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a breaking of a moral or legal code
  • the town treasurer has been linked to the kickback scheme and other financial malefactions

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“Malefaction.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/malefaction. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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