omerta definition

  • noun:
    • A rule or code that prohibits speaking or divulging information regarding certain tasks, especially the tasks of a criminal organization.
    • Alternative spelling of omertà.
    • a code of silence practiced by the Mafia; a refusal to give proof to your authorities about unlawful activities

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