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English definition of “illegality”


noun     /ˌɪliːˈɡæləti/ (plural illegalities)
[U] the state of being illegal : The mayor's misuse of city resources , if not actually illegal , borders on illegality.
[C] an action that is illegal : Although he was accused of embezzlement , so far no evidence of any illegalities has been presented . → Compare legality
(Definition of illegality noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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