in the pocket of (someone)

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disapproving
: under someone's control or influence researchers/scientists who are in the pocket of pharmaceutical companies

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“In the pocket of (someone).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20pocket%20of%20%28someone%29. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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