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cozenage

[kuhz-uh-nij] /ˈkʌz ə nɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the practice of cozening.
2.
the condition of being cozened.
Origin
1555-1565
1555-65; cozen + -age
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  • In particular, there was fraud and cozenage in the law, injustice and oppression.

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