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malfeasance

noun [U] uk   us   /mælˈfiː.zəns/ specialized
an example of dishonest and illegal behaviour, especially by a person in authority: Several cases of malpractice and malfeasance in the financial world are currently being investigated.
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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