Meaning of “corruption” - Learner’s Dictionary

corruption

noun [ U ] uk us /kəˈrʌpʃən/
BAD BEHAVIOUR

dishonest or immoral behaviour, usually by people in positions of power:

He was arrested for corruption and bribery.
MAKE DISHONEST

the act of making someone or something become dishonest or immoral:

the corruption of innocent young children
COMPUTER

the fact of information on a computer being damaged in some way and not able to be used:

data corruption

(Definition of “corruption” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)