plural of special interest
as in interest groups
a group of people with a common identifying interest that they seek to protect and promote promised that as governor he would never be beholden to special interests

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“Special interests.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/special%20interests. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

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