Meaning of “in-group” in the English Dictionary

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"in-group" in British English

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in-groupnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɪn.ɡruːp/ us /ˈɪn.ɡruːp/ mainly disapproving

(Definition of “in-group” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"in-group" in American English

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in-groupnoun [ C usually sing ]

/ˈɪnˌɡrup/

a social group whose members share interests or characteristics that people outside the group do not share

(Definition of “in-group” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)