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evasion

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ɪˈveɪʒən/
the act of intentionally avoiding doing something that you have a duty or responsibility to do: tax/fare/duty evasion The former accountant was charged with multiple counts of tax evasion.evasion of sth This was a clear evasion of responsibility on his part.
Translations of “evasion”
in Korean 회피…
in Arabic تَهرّب…
in Portuguese sonegação, evasão…
in Catalan evasió…
in Japanese 逃れること…
in Italian evasione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 逃脫, 躲開, 迴避…
in Russian уклонение, обход (закона)…
in Turkish bilerek kaçınma, sakınma, uzak durma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 逃脱, 躲开, 回避…
in Polish unik, unikanie, uchylanie się…
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