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misconductnoun [U]

uk   /ˌmɪsˈkɒn.dʌkt/  us   /-ˈkɑːn-/

misconduct noun [U] (BEHAVIOUR)

misconduct noun [U] (BAD MANAGEMENT)

the fact that the activities of an organization are badly managed: financial misconduct

misconductverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌmɪs.kənˈdʌkt/
to manage the activities of an organization badly: The aid programme was misconducted, resulting in large quantities of food failing to reach the famine victims.
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