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Definition of corrupt adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1(of people) willing to use their power to do dishonest or illegal things in return for money or to get an advantage a corrupt regime corrupt officials accepting bribes
  2. 2(of behavior) dishonest or immoral corrupt practices The whole system is inefficient and corrupt.
  3. 3(computing) containing changes or faults, and no longer in the original state corrupt software The text on the disk seems to be corrupt.
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