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misprision

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2 the nonperformance of an assigned or expected action
  • an elected official charged with misprision and bribery

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“Misprision.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/misprision. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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