Definition of “high treason” - English Dictionary

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(Definition of “high treason” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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high treasonnoun [ U ]

/ˈhɑɪ ˈtri·zən/

the crime of making war against the government of your country, or attempting to help an enemy take control of your country

(Definition of “high treason” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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