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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 from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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