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"cyberfraud" in British English

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cyberfraudnoun [U]

uk   /ˈsaɪ.bə.frɔːd/  us   /-bɚ.frɑːd/
the use of the internet to get ​money, ​goods, etc. from ​peopleillegally by ​deceiving them
(Definition of cyberfraud from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cyberfraudnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈsaɪbəˌfrɔːd/ INTERNET, LAW
a ​situation in which someone uses the ​internet to get ​money, ​goods, etc. from ​peopleillegally by tricking them: Not only does cyberfraud inflict ​losses on the ​cardholders, but also the ​merchants, ​merchants' ​banks, and ​card issuers.
(Definition of cyberfraud from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cyberfraud”
in Chinese (Simplified) 网上诈骗…
in Chinese (Traditional) 網上詐騙…
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