embezzlement - Computer Definition
The fraudulent taking of another person’s property with which one has been entrusted. As a case in point, if the owner of a car loaned it to a friend, and the friend took off with the car, the friend has embezzled the car.
See Also: Fraud.
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embezzlement - Cultural Definition
The stealing of money entrusted to one's care: “The treasurer of the company embezzled a million dollars.”
embezzlement - Legal Definition
Variant of embezzle