Subornation

Sub`or*na"tion

(?), n. [F. subornation.] 1. (Law) The act of suborning; the crime of procuring a person to take such a false oath as constitutes perjury. Blackstone.
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2. The sin or offense of procuring one to do a criminal or bad action, as by bribes or persuasion.
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Foul subornation is predominant.
Shak.
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The sort of chicanery attending the subornation of managers in the Leibnitz controversy.
De Quinsey.
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