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verb [transitive] formal     misappropriate pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlemisappropriating
past tensemisappropriated
past participlemisappropriated
  1. to take for yourself money that you are responsible for but that does not belong to you

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     misappropriation pronunciation in British English
/ˌmɪsəˌprəʊpriˈeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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