pie-counter

noun

Definition of pie-counter

: a political patronage or spoils especially when regarded as venal or corrupt has been kept away from the pie-counter for these four long yearsLos Angeles (California) Times

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“Pie-counter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pie-counter. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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