subversion

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See also: Subversion and subversión

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French subversion.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

subversion ‎(plural subversions)

  1. The act of subverting or the condition of being subverted.
  2. A systematic attempt to overthrow a government by working from within; undermining.
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Etymology 2[edit]

sub- +‎ version

Noun[edit]

subversion ‎(plural subversions)

  1. A revision considered more similar to preceding subversions than a revision deemed a new "version" is to preceding versions.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin subversionem, accusative singular of subversiō.

Noun[edit]

subversion f ‎(plural subversions)

  1. corruption

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin subversiō.

Noun[edit]

subversion f ‎(oblique plural subversions, nominative singular subversion, nominative plural subversions)

  1. subversion (overthrowing)

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Noun[edit]

subversion c

  1. subversion

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