Connivance

Definition of Connivance

Con`niv´ance
n.1.Intentional failure or forbearance to discover a fault or wrongdoing; voluntary oversight; passive consent or coöperation.
2.(Law) Corrupt or guilty assent to wrongdoing, not involving actual participation in, but knowledge of, and failure to prevent or oppose it.

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