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privilege

noun [C/U]  /ˈprɪv·ə·lɪdʒ, ˈprɪv·lɪdʒ/ us  
a special advantage or authority possessed by a particular person or group: [C] As a senior executive, you will enjoy certain privileges. [C] I had the privilege (= the honor) of interviewing the prime minister of Canada.
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