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jun·to

 (jŭn′tō)
n. pl. jun·tos
A small, usually secret group united for a common interest.

[Alteration of junta.]

junto

(ˈdʒʊntəʊ; ˈdʒʌn-)
n, pl -tos
a variant of junta2
[C17: variant of junta]

jun•to

(ˈdʒʌn toʊ)

n., pl. -tos.
a self-appointed committee, esp. with political aims; cabal.
[1635–45; alter. of junta]

Junta, Junto

 a group of men united together for some secret intrigue. See also cabal, conspiracy.
Examples: junto of divines, 1641; of gods, 1659; of wise men; of ministers, [political]; of shrubs, 1671; of wits.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.junto - a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue
clique, coterie, ingroup, inner circle, camp, pack - an exclusive circle of people with a common purpose
cabalist - a member of a cabal
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And from this time began an intrigue between his majesty and a junto of ministers, maliciously bent against me, which broke out in less than two months, and had like to have ended in my utter destruction.
But its real operation is to embarrass the administration, to destroy the energy of the government, and to substitute the pleasure, caprice, or artifices of an insignificant, turbulent, or corrupt junto, to the regular deliberations and decisions of a respectable majority.
But in hours of trial the junto of man's nature is dissolved, and anarchy succeeds.
La adiccion de 500 ui de heparina a la solucion de sellado junto con citrato al 4% (a una baja concentracion recomendada por la FDA) ha disminuido los eventos tromboticos reduciendo el uso de fibriloliticos casi en su totalidad en la unidad y el uso de unipuncion totalmente, todo ello ha podido influir en el objetivado aumento significativo del Qb con escasa elevacion de la PV e incremento del valor del Kt-v, es decir, en una mejoria de la eficacia dialitica.
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De hecho, la investigacion en Comunicacion empieza a finales del siglo XIX, junto a la investigacion linguistica y, como indica Serra (2007, p.
A tarde, o vereador do PCB, Florisvaldo Viana, escapou da prisao porque protestou veementemente, recebendo apoio de quem estava junto dele.
Em parte, esse aspecto pode ser considerado positivo em termos do pronto atendimento; por outro lado, porem, pode ser considerado negativo, uma vez que essa pronta atuacao da mantenedora pode ser um indicativo de interferencia da mantenedora junto a mantida (SILVA JUNIOR; MUNIZ; MARTINS, 2009).
E o caso das expressoes chegar la, chegar junto, chega mais, chega pra la e chega pra ca.
A Figura 3 mostra que a 770[grados]C a nucleacao de austenita ocorre junto aos contornos de grao ferritico, nas regioes de contornos de celulas eutetica (maiores distancias entre os nodulos de grafita).
Hedges initially functions as the primary figure of surveillance in the text, we are ultimately made to understand that her complicity with the powerful white man Junto springs from a history of sexual marginalization.
Sofonisba Anguissola en Espana Retratista en la Corte de Felipe II Junto a Alonso Sanchez Coello y Jorge de la Rua.