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fraud

  

      n  
1    deliberate deception, trickery, or cheating intended to gain an advantage  
2    an act or instance of such deception  
3    something false or spurious  
his explanation was a fraud     
4    Informal   a person who acts in a false or deceitful way  
     (C14: from Old French fraude, from Latin fraus deception)  


Fraud Squad  
      n   (in Britain) the department of a police force that is concerned with criminal fraud  
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See also:

Fraud Squad, Frau, fraudster, Fra

Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
v.
avoid or at least minimize risks ; choose the safest way in case of doubt
to be on the safe side ; play safe

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