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corrupt

1. (of a text or manuscript) made meaningless or different in meaning from the original by scribal errors or alterations
2. (of computer programs or data) containing errors

corrupt

[kə′rəpt]
(computer science)
To destroy or alter information so that it is no longer reliable.
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He affirmed that one of the government's main titles is combating corruption, adding that decisive measures would be taken against corrupters.
If at the beginning of the War and during the War twelve or fifteen thousand of these Hebrew corrupters of the people had been held under poison gas, as what happened to hundreds of thousands of our very best German workers in the field, the sacrifice of millions at the front would not have been in vain.
The point is that our democracy requires information and that public corruption happens less when would-be corrupters are observed.
I stand waiting for the major popular uprising and the major popular revolution to stop corrupters," Sadr said.
The tactics included time wasters (never allow shortcuts to expedite decisions, speechify whenever possible and illustrate your points with long anecdotes), efficiency corrupters (bring up irrelevant issues as often as possible and haggle over the wording of communications) and other techniques to stymie productivity.
Whoever accuses our party of corruption misses the mark and covers up for the real corrupters, he charged.
Abadi explained that "those who publish information about corruption without proving are the corrupters.
Both types of mischief are not acceptable as Almighty Allah does not like corrupters.
An approach of meting out the most severe punishment must be embraced by governments to protect innocent people against abusers and corrupters as well as against criminals who trigger strife, chaos and unrest.
A statement by the Ministry of Interior on Saturday said corrupters and exploiters of children involved in various crimes had been arrested.
We can only beat the corrupters by remaining vigilant and by following the procedures and protocols which are in place.
There are so many young guys being introduced to a landscape of potential corruption for the first time in their lives and have no clue how the corrupters may seek to 'hook' them," the Sydney Morning Herald quoted May, as saying.