English version

interest group

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Groupings
interest groupˈinterest ˌgroup noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 PPGa group of people who join together to try to influence the government in order to protect their own particular rights, advantages etc syn lobby
Examples from the Corpus
interest groupThe system of interest group pressure ensuring state responsiveness to its publics thus appears to be flawed.
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