Impolicy
Impolicy Im*pol"i*cy, n. The quality of being impolitic; inexpedience; unsuitableness to the end proposed; bads policy; as, the impolicy of fraud. --Bp. Horsley. [1913 Webster]

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  • impolicy — im·policy …   English syllables

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