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  Definition of Defalcation
  1. the fraudulent appropriation of funds or property entrusted to your care but actually owned by someone else
  2. the sum of money that is misappropriated
Similar Words: embezzlement, peculation, misapplication, misappropriation

 

Hyponyms: raid, plunderage

 

Derivational Morphology: embezzle, defalcate, peculate, misappropriate, malversate

 

 
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