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Misprisʹion

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Concealment, negleot of. (French, mépris.)

Misprision of clerks. Mistakes in accounts arising from neglect.

Misprision of felony. Neglecting to reveal a felony when known.

Misprision of treason. Neglecting to disclose or purposely concealing a treasonable design.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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