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malfeasance

noun [U]
 
 
/mælˈfiːzəns/
LAW the fact of someone in a position of authority intentionally doing something dishonest or illegal: These laws were put in place to discourage malfeasance by public officials. corporate/financial/political malfeasance →  Compare misfeasance , nonfeasance
Translations of “malfeasance”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指掌權者的)違法亂紀行為,瀆職…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指掌权者的)违法乱纪行为,渎职…
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