Scanzoni’s maneuver

What is Scanzoni’s maneuver?

Scanzoni’s maneuver definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a person or group made to bear the blame for others or to suffer in their place.
Chiefly Biblical. a goat let loose in the wilderness on Yom Kippur after the high priest symbolically laid the sins of the people on its head. Lev. 16:8,10,26.

verb (used with object)
to make a scapegoat of: Strike leaders tried to scapegoat foreign competitors.