Bekstvo iz vojske (sa odsluženja vojnog roka, sa fronta). (fr.)
ETYM Latin defectio: cf. French défection. Related to Defect.
1. Act of abandoning a person or cause to which one is bound by allegiance or duty, or to which one has attached himself; desertion; failure in duty; a falling away.
2. Abandoning one's country, often by betraying it.
ETYM Latin desertio: cf. French désertion.
Withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility; SYN. abandonment, defection.