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think tank

noun [C usually singular, + sing/pl verb] uk   us  
a group of experts brought together, usually by a government, to develop ideas on a particular subject and to make suggestions for action
Translations of “think tank”
in Chinese (Traditional) 智囊團…
in Russian мозговой центр…
in Turkish düşünce kulübü, âkil insanlar grubu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 智囊团…
in Polish sztab ekspertów…
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