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pork-barrel

adjective [before noun]
 
/ˈpɔːkˌbær.əl/ US  /ˈpɔːrkˌber-/ US slang disapproving
involving the spending of large amounts of money in an area in order to become more popular with local voters
(為爭取地方選民)政治撥款的,政治分肥的
pork-barrel projects/spending
政治撥款專案計劃/開支
Economics and the state of the economy
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in Chinese (Simplified) (为争取地方选民)政治拨款的,分肥拨款的…
(Definition of pork-barrel from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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