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bribery

noun [U] LAW
the crime of giving someone, especially someone in a position of authority, money, a gift, etc. so that they will do something illegal or dishonest for you: The organization was rife with bribery and corruption. He was indicted in a bribery scandal over subway supply contracts.
Translations of “bribery”
in Korean 뇌물 수수…
in Arabic رَشْوة…
in Portuguese suborno…
in Catalan suborn…
in Japanese 収賄(わい), 贈収賄…
in Italian corruzione…
in Russian взяточничество…
in Turkish rüşvet…
in Polish łapownictwo, przekupstwo…
(Definition of bribery from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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