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special interest group

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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special interest groupˌspecial ˈinterest ˌgroup noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 PPGa group of people who share the same political or business aims, and who try to influence the government to help them with those aims
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special interest groupRecruiting the practices through a special interest group and through self selection is likely to have biased results.
From Longman Business Dictionaryspecial interest groupˌspecial ˈinterest group abbreviation SIG a group of people who all share the same aims, especially one that tries to influence government policy on a particular issuespecial-interest groups, such as the American Insurance Association and the National Venture Capital Association group
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