pressure group

Definitions

General Science

Banking

  • noun a group of people who try to influence the government, the local town council or some other organisation

Law

  • noun a group of people with similar interests, who try to influence government policies

Media Studies

  • noun a number of people who work together to make their concerns known to those in government and to influence lawmaking
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