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entrapment

noun [U] uk   us   /ɪnˈtræp.mənt/ formal
the act of causing someone to do something they would not usually do by tricking them: The police have been accused of using entrapment to bring charges against suspects.
Translations of “entrapment”
in Chinese (Traditional) 圈套, 誘捕, 誘騙…
in Chinese (Simplified) 圈套, 诱捕, 诱骗…
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