Definition of mala praxis in English:

mala praxis

noun

Law
  • Medical malpractice.

Origin

Mid 18th century. From classical Latin mala, feminine of malus bad, wrong + post-classical Latin praxis, probably after earlier malpractice.

Pronunciation

mala praxis

/ˈmeɪlə ˈpraksɪs//ˈmalə ˈpraksɪs/