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interest group

noun

Simple Definition of interest group

  • : a group of people who try to influence politics or the policies of government, business, etc., in a way that helps their own interests

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of interest group

  1. :  a group of persons having a common identifying interest that often provides a basis for action

Examples of interest group in a sentence

  1. <agricultural interest groups are adamantly opposed to the bill>



1908

First Known Use of interest group

1908


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