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Corruption among public officials.
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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the practice of making private profit out of a public office; corruption or graft
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job•ber•y(ˈdʒɒb ə ri)
the carrying on of public or official business for the sake of improper private gain.
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Jobberygobs; small pieces of work collectively.
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jobbery[ˈdʒɒbərɪ] N (Brit) → intrigas fpl, chanchullos mpl
piece of jobbery → intriga f, chanchullo m
by a piece of jobbery → por enchufe
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