Bribery vs Malpractice - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between bribery and malpractice

is that bribery is the making of illegal payment, or bribes, to persons in official positions as a means of influencing their decisions while malpractice is the improper treatment of a patient by a physician that results in injury or loss.

bribery

English

Noun

(briberies)
  • the making of illegal payment, or bribes, to persons in official positions as a means of influencing their decisions
  • (legal) the activity of giving, offering or accepting bribes
  • malpractice

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • the improper treatment of a patient by a physician that results in injury or loss
  • improper or unethical conduct by a professional or official person