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English definition of “bribery”


noun [U] LAW
the crime of giving someone, especially someone in a position of authority , money , a gift , etc. so that they will do something illegal or dishonest for you: The organization was rife with bribery and corruption . He was indicted in a bribery scandal over subway supply contracts .
(Definition of bribery noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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