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nepotismnoun [U]

us   /ˈnep·əˌtɪz·əm/
the activity of unfairly giving good jobs or advantages to members of your family
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nepotismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈnep.ə.tɪ.zəm/ us   /ˈnep.ə.tɪ.zəm/ formal disapproving
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nepotismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈnepətɪzəm/ us  
the use of power or influence to get good jobs or unfair advantages for members of your own family: He resigned amid allegations of nepotism and petty corruption.
nepotistic
adjective
She denied that the appointment was nepotistic.
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Translations of “nepotism”
in Chinese (Simplified) 任人唯亲, 裙带关系…
in Chinese (Traditional) 任人唯親, 裙帶關係…
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