In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1desfalco masculineembezzlement of funds — malversación de fondos feminine
- Several family members are being sought by Turkish prosecutors on suspicion of embezzlement and fraud.
- The legislation will simplify the law on larceny, fraudulent conversion, forgery and embezzlement.
- Not included in the cost are theft, embezzlement, suicide, domestic violence, child abuse and neglect.
- Corporate fraud and embezzlement have been familiar topics in newspaper headlines of recent years.
- At the same time, some senior staff within the bank were involved in frauds and embezzlement.
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