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treason

noun [U] uk   /ˈtriː.zən/ us  
(the crime of) showing no loyalty to your country, especially by helping its enemies or trying to defeat its government: Guy Fawkes was executed for treason.
Translations of “treason”
in Korean 반역죄…
in Arabic خِيانة عُظْمى…
in French trahison…
in Turkish vatan ihanet, vatana ihanet suçu…
in Italian tradimento contro lo stato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 叛國(罪)…
in Russian государственная измена…
in Polish zdrada…
in Spanish traición…
in Portuguese traição…
in German der Verrat…
in Catalan traïció…
in Japanese (国家に対する)反逆, 裏切り…
in Chinese (Simplified) 叛国(罪)…
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