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nonindustrial

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agricultural, rural, undeveloped, developing, underdeveloped, unindustrialised, unindustrialized, nonindustrial.
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Correct spelling:
treason
Definition:
The offence of attempting to betray the state or to subvert the government of the state to which the offender belongs. High treason immediately affects the king. Petit treason involves a breach of fidelity to an individual.

Synonyms:

noun
conspiracy
complot, countermine, counterplot, Covin, complots, put-up job, counter-plot, little game.
damage
sabotage.
deception
beguilement, boondoggle, cozenage, deceptiveness, dissimulation, dupery, fast one, fraudulence, hokum, hypocrisy, Defraudation, disinformation, cunnings, boondoggles, beguilements.
disloyalty
crime, deceit, deceitfulness, deception, disaffection, dishonesty, duplicity, faithlessness, mutiny, perfidy, revolt, revolutionary, sedition, subversion, traitorousness, treachery, seditiousness, seditious act, breach of faith, lèse majesté.
disobedience
anarchism, disobedience, disregard, insubordination, insurrection, mutiny, rebellion, sedition, subversion, traitorousness, treachery.
infidelity
infidelity, unfaithfulness, Extramarital Relations.
perfidiousness
falseheartedness.
perfidy
perfidy.
sabotage
subversiveness, undermining.
treason
betrayal, high treason, perfidy, subversiveness, traitorousness, treachery, lese majesty.
Examples of usage:
  1. He, guilty of treason! – Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile) by Isaac Landman
  2. Then, no doubt, the treason had begun. – Cosmopolis, Complete by Paul Bourget Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  3. And, because she was called queen, can it be considered treason for an Irishman to believe in the spiritual supremacy of the Pope? – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  4. For the path of treason is still an unknown path to the Negro. – Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights by Kelly Miller
  5. For a soldier to quit his post before the enemy is treason. – The Nameless Castle by Maurus Jókai

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