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English definition of “iniquity”

iniquity

noun [C or U] uk   /ɪˈnɪk.wə.ti/ us    /-t̬i/ formal
a very wrong and unfair action or situation: They fought long and hard against the iniquities of apartheid. The writer reflects on human injustice and iniquity.Wrong
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