pressure groups

plural of pressure group
as in interests
a group of people with a common identifying interest that they seek to protect and promote observed that if publishers gave in to every pressure group, nothing would ever get published

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“Pressure groups.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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