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elite

noun [group]
 
 
/ɪˈliːt/
the richest, most powerful, or best educated group in a society: a member of the elite an elite groupClass and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poorPosition and status in groups and organizationsWealthy people
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