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Definición de “fifth column” en inglés

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fifth column

noun [C] uk   us  
a group of people who support the enemies of the country they live in and secretly help them
fifth-columnist
noun [C] uk   us  
a member of such a group
(Definition of fifth column from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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