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special interest groupnoun [C]

uk   us   (US also special interest)
a ​group of ​people who have ​particulardemands and who ​try to ​influencepoliticaldecisionsinvolving them: Much of the ​pressure for ​changing the ​law has come from ​specialinterestgroups.
(Definition of special interest group from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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special interest groupnoun [C]

uk   us   (abbreviation SIG)
→  interest group
(Definition of special interest group from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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