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rort

verb [T] uk   /rɔːt/ us    /rɔːrt/ Australian English informal
to take unfair advantage of a public service: Gary's been rorting the system, getting both a student allowance and unemployment benefit.Fraud and corruption

rort

noun [C] uk   /rɔːt/ us    /rɔːrt/ Australian English informal
a plan to take unfair advantage of a public serviceFraud and corruption
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