Tammany

adjective
Tam·ma·ny | \ ˈta-mə-nē \

Definition of Tammany 

: of, relating to, or constituting a group or organization exercising or seeking municipal political control by methods often associated with corruption and bossism

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Tammanyism \ˈta-mə-nē-ˌi-zəm \ noun

First Known Use of Tammany

1872, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Tammany

Tammany Hall, headquarters of the Tammany Society, political organization in New York City

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