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Vocabulary Term Details

Interest groups

Definition (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interest_groups)

The term interest group refers to virtually any voluntary association that seeks to publicly promote and create advantages for its cause. It applies to a vast array of diverse organizations. This includes corporations, charitable organizations, civil rights groups, neighborhood associations, professional and trade associations. (Wikipedia)

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Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
Groups
Economic interest groups
Political parties
Pressure groups
Associations
Initiatives

This term is used for the following terms: 
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Approved Date
20-Dec-2012

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