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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.
Se presento el show con Anabel Duenas de Supersingle como nueva protagonista a propuesta de Rocio, junto con la cantante Ines Leon, que ya trabajaba en el espectaculo.
Contenido Teologico Pastoral), padre Hector Gallardo (Liturgia), padre Luis Felipe Herrera (Comunicaciones), Guillermo Villaseca (Finanzas), Felipe Vial (Gestion de Acti vidades) y Ronald Bown junto a Francisco Elorrieta, a cargo de Voluntariado.
Queda el numero 74 de Innovacion Educativa bajo la mirada del lector, junto a su mirada critica demos la bienvenida a este nuevo espacio, donde confluyen la innovacion y el dialogo, la escucha y la reflexion propositiva entre investigadores, cientificos y quienes disenan la politica educativa de una institucion, de un pais o de una region.
Geraldine Junto was scared the first time she was introduced to 20 men who came from different villages in this town to attend the first of eight sessions her group had organized for drug dependents in mid-August.
Este libro destaca como, junto con el temor de que se produjera una rebelion de esclavos semejante a la de Haiti, se originaron otras fobias en Cuba que incidieron en la manera en que los letrados se refirieron a la esclavitud, a la raza africana y a la cultura criolla en general.
El prefijo ex antiguamente se escribia separado del sustantivo que lo precedia, aunque ya la Academia dispuso que se escriba junto.
Tambien es coautor del libro Pedro Paramo en 1954, junto con Jorge Zepeda y Alberto Vital, editado por Random House Mondadori.
com)-- Zachary Parker Harris, President and Co-Founder of Junto Global Inc.
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