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coterienoun [C, + sing/pl verb]

uk   /ˈkəʊ.tər.i/  us   /ˈkoʊ.t̬ɚ-/
a ​smallgroup of ​people with ​sharedinterests, often one that does not ​want other ​people to ​join them: a coterie ofwriters
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