• Definition for "defection"
    • an act or occurrence of defecting
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defection definition

  • noun:
    • an act or occurrence of defecting
    • Act of abandoning people or cause that a person is bound by allegiance or duty, or even to which one has connected himself; desertion; failure in duty; a falling away; apostasy; backsliding.
    • A lack: a deep failing; specifically, failure inside overall performance of task or responsibility.
    • The act of leaving someone or a reason to which a person is limited by allegiance or duty, or even which has actually affixed himself; a falling away; apostasy; backsliding.
    • their state of experiencing refused your religious opinions or your political celebration or an underlying cause (usually in support of opposing values or reasons)
    • withdrawing help or assistance despite allegiance or obligation
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