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espionage  Intelligence and Counterintelligence  Secret Agents  Clandestine service  Covert intelligence
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The systematic use of spies to get military or political secrets WordNet 3.0
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The systematic use of spies to get military or political secrets WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Espionage or spying is the act of obtaining secret or confidential information or divulging of the same without the permission of the holder of the information. Wikipedia
An attempt to infiltrate a target organization Wikipedia Disambiguation
Clandestine acquisition of confidential information Wikidata
The act or practice of spying or of using spies to obtain secret information. OmegaWiki
The act or process of learning secret information through clandestine means. Wiktionary
Act of learning secret information through clandestine means. Wiktionary (translation)