Definition of Espionage. Meaning of Espionage. Synonyms of Espionage

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Definition of Espionage

Espionage
Espionage Es"pi*o*nage (?; 277), n. [F. espionnage, fr. espionner to spy, fr. espion spy, OF. espie. See Espy.] The practice or employment of spies; the practice of watching the words and conduct of others, to make discoveries, as spies or secret emissaries; secret watching.

Meaning of Espionage from wikipedia

- Espionage or spying is the act of obtaining secret or confidential information from non-disclosed sources or divulging of the same without the permission...
- In espionage jargon, a mole (also called a "penetration agent", "deep cover agent", or "sleeper agent") is a long-term spy (espionage agent) who is recruited...
- Industrial espionage, economic espionage, corporate spying or corporate espionage is a form of espionage conducted for commercial purposes instead of...
- In espionage parlance, a cutout is a mutually trusted intermediary, method or channel of communication that facilitates the exchange of information between...
- industrial espionage is a form of espionage conducted for commercial purposes instead of purely national security. Espionage may also refer to: Espionage (play)...
- The Espionage Act of 1917 is a United States federal law enacted on June 15, 1917, shortly after the United States entered World War I. It has been amended...
- S.H.I.E.L.D. is a fictional espionage, special law enforcement, and counter-terrorism agency appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics...
- Spy fiction, a genre of literature involving espionage as an important context or plot device, emerged in the early twentieth century, inspired by rivalries...
- (1947–1989) that was a favorite for novelists and filmmakers. Efforts to use espionage for military advantage are well do****ented throughout history. Sun Tzu...
- agent" is still an ****et and is still playing an active role in sedition, espionage or possibly treason by virtue of agreeing to act if activated. Sleeper...