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nepotism

noun [U]     /ˈnep.ə.tɪ.zəm/ formal disapproving
the act of using your power or influence to get good jobs or unfair advantages for members of your own family: He was guilty of nepotism and corruption.Unfairness and favouring someone unfairlyJustice and fairness nepotistic     /ˌnep.əˈtɪs.tɪk/ adjective
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