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English definition of “the mafia”

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the mafia

noun
 
 
/ˈmæfiə/ US  /ˈmɑːfiə/
a large group of organized criminals: Drug-smuggling activities have been linked to the Mafia.Gangsters, thugs and criminal organizationsNamed organizations and societies and their members
Translations of “the mafia”
in Russian мафия…
in Turkish mafya…
in Polish mafia…
(Definition of the mafia from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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