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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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Whistleblowers will be rewarded accordingly as an incentive to encourage public participation to fight corruptive acts within the Malaysian environment (The malaysianinsider.com).
Critique: "Saving America Now: The Buffet Syndrome Expanded Edition" is a compelling and articulate read that is highly recommended, indeed essential, for everyone and anyone who is concerned about the widening gap between the 1% and the 99%, who is alarmed by the onset of a second new age of Robber Barron capitalism and its corruptive impact on the American political system--a corrosion aided and facilitated by the Supreme Court and its 'Citizens United' decision.
Sending a barrage of hateful tweets her way, some even went as far as likening the 21 year old to Yoko Ono who decades ago was blamed by devotees of The Beatles for being a corruptive influence on John Lennon.
Also available in a Kindle edition ($14.16), "Blowing the Roof Off the Twenty-First Century" is especially appropriate for the non-specialist general reader concerned with the contemporary issues of social justice and the corruptive influences with respect to American government and governing in the 21st Century.
According to MP Senaratne, the new government plans to cancel projects that are corruptive and detrimental to the country.
Gerda undertakes a harrowing travel across hill and dale, searching for Kay and gradually following clues to his whereabouts; people and animals kindly aid her quest, but even if she can find Kay, will she be able to save him from the corruptive glass shards?
"The new head of the Ministry is set to fight against corruptive subordinates.
Al-Zamil, who is also chairman of the Riyadh Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said foreign companies involved in corruptive practices would not be able to stay long in the Kingdom, as they would be subject to punishment sooner or later.
The corpse had been there for a long period that there had been a buildup of what was seen as "corruptive gases" causing the body to explode.
A few of these mistakes seem to arise from Gazzolo trying to push her moral analysis too far; for instance when she claims in chapter 6 that the fall of Melkor, Sauron and Saruman confirm Lord Acton's maxim on the corruptive aspect of power.
there was corruptive motivation there", Saakashvili stressed.
Awatif al-Tushani Tripoli' Libya's Deputy Minister of Culture announced her resignation on Thursday saying corruptive practices in the Ministry of Culture and Civil Society which made her make the decision.