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infightingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈɪnˌfaɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /ˈɪnˌfaɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
competition between people within a group, especially to improve their own position or to get agreement for their ideas: political infighting Years of infighting among the leaders have destroyed the party.
(Definition of infighting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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infightingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈɪnˌfɑɪt̬·ɪŋ/
arguments or competition between members of a group for power or influence: Infighting continues among union and management representatives on the board.
(Definition of infighting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"infighting" in Business English

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infightingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈɪnˌfaɪtɪŋ/
competition between people within a company or organization, especially to improve their own position or to get agreement for their ideas: bureaucratic/corporate/political infightingbitter/vicious infighting The debate sparked months of bitter infighting at the company's highest levels.be hampered/plagued by infighting In recent years, however, the group has been plagued by infighting and loss of membership.
(Definition of infighting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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