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malpractice

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌmælˈpræktɪs/
illegal, careless, or dishonest behaviour that someone is guilty of in their work in a profession : US citizens who receive medical treatment overseas may find it difficult to sue for malpractice. medical/legal/corporate malpractice allegations/charges/claims of malpractice
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