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loophole

noun [C]  /ˈlupˌhoʊl/ us  
an opportunity to legally avoid an unpleasant responsibility, usually because of a mistake in the way rules or laws have been written: The new law is designed to close most of the tax loopholes.
Translations of “loophole”
in Chinese (Traditional) (協定或法律的)漏洞,空子,破綻…
in Russian лазейка…
in Turkish boşluk, kaçamak yol…
in Chinese (Simplified) (协议或法律的)漏洞,空子,破绽…
in Polish luka (prawna)…
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