Espionage

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Definition: Espionage


Quick Summary of Espionage


The act or process of learning secret information through clandestine means.




What is the dictionary definition of Espionage?

Dictionary Definition


n. the crime of spying on the federal government and/or transferring state secrets on behalf of a foreign country. The other country need not be an “enemy,” so espionage may not be treason, which involves aiding an enemy.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Espionage are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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