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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

body of persons, corporation, or industry that seeks or receives benefits or privileged treatment, esp. through legislation

Usage examples (34)
  • Your tax expenditure is a special-interest loophole.
  • What we get are special-interest programs of two types.
  • "The thing is full of special-interest outrages," he said.
  • But UCLA does not have separate departments for any special-interest group. for more
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