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English definition of “the mafia”

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
(Definition of the mafia noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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