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subversion
used in Animal Farm

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Definition
undermining (gradually destroying from within) — an established order such as a government, institution, or morality
  • For a long time there had been rumors — circulated, he had reason to think, by some malignant enemy — that there was something subversive and even revolutionary in the outlook of himself and his colleagues.
    p. 139.3

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