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Meaning of "public-interest group" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PUBLIC-INTEREST GROUP

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PUBLIC-INTEREST GROUP

noun
adjective
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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Public-Interest group is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PUBLIC-INTEREST GROUP

public speaking
public spending
public spirit
public television
public transport
public utility
public weal
public welfare
public works
public-address system
public-liability insurance
public-service corporation
public-spirited
publically
publican
publication
publication date
publicise
publicist
publicity

WORDS THAT END LIKE PUBLIC-INTEREST GROUP

age group
buying group
carboxyl group
control group
discussion group
focus group
group
house group
in-group
interest group
media group
minority group
newsgroup
playgroup
splinter group
subgroup
support group
target group
user group
workgroup
working group

Synonyms and antonyms of public-interest group in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «public-interest group» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PUBLIC-INTEREST GROUP

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Translator English - Chinese

公共利益集团
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

grupo de interés público
570 millions of speakers

English

public-interest group
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जनहित समूह
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

جماعة المصلحة العامة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

государственно- группа по интересам
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

grupo de interesse público
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পাবলিক-সুদ গ্রুপ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

groupement d´intérêt public
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kumpulan kepentingan awam
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

öffentlich- Interessengruppe
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

公益グループ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

공익 그룹
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kelompok kapentingan umum
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nhóm công ích
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பொது வட்டி குழு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सार्वजनिक-व्याज गट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kamu yararına grup
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

gruppo di interesse pubblico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

grupa interesu publicznego
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

державно - група за інтересами
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

grup de interes public
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ομάδα δημοσίου συμφέροντος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

openbare belang groep
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

offentliga intressegrupp
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

offentlig interesse gruppe
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of public-interest group

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PUBLIC-INTEREST GROUP»

The term «public-interest group» is very widely used and occupies the 20.264 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PUBLIC-INTEREST GROUP» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about public-interest group

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PUBLIC-INTEREST GROUP»

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Public Interest Law: An Economic and Institutional Analysis
By contrast, the closer the value of the ratio is to unity - that is, the greater the value of external relative to internal net benefits - the more we might be justified in calling the group a public interest group, or the activity a public interest activity.
Burton Allen Weisbrod, Joel F. Handler, Neil K. Komesar, 1978
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America at Odds, Alternate Edition
In reality, all lobby- public-interest group An interest group formed for the purpose of working for the “public good.” Examples of public-interest groups are the American Civil Liberties Union and Common Cause. trade organization An ...
Edward Sidlow, Beth Henschen, 2008
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Introduction to the Policy Process
Indeed, it is difficult to allow only public interest group members to reap the benefits of, say, a cleaner environment without providing such benefits to others. While public interest groups would institutional interest group. A group of people,  ...
Thomas A. Birkland, 2001
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American Government: Historical, Popular, and Global ...
Another highly active public interest group is Common Cause. This group's literature describes itself in the following way: “Common Cause is a nonprofit, nonpartisan citizen's lobbying organization promoting open, honest and accountable ...
Kenneth Dautrich, David Yalof, Charldean Newell, 2009
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Regulation and Public Interests: The Possibility of Good ...
Moreover, assuming that public interest group leaders pursue regulatory policy goals that really advance the interests of whose whom they purport to represent, still the mere existence of such groups does not undermine the public choice ...
Steven P. Croley, 2009
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Representing God at the Statehouse: Religion and Politics in ...
In some ways, religious group members are more united than other public interest group membership in that their political beliefs are the direct result of shared religious and moral beliefs rather than shared ideological beliefs. In other ways ...
Edward L. Cleary, Allen D. Hertzke, 2006
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The Democratic Debate: American Politics in an Age of Change
In the 1960s and early 1970s, defying the collective action problem a distinct species of organized interest, the public interest group, flowered. A public interest group can be defined as any group seeking government action that will not ...
Bruce Miroff, Raymond Seidelman, Todd Swanstrom, 2009
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American reference books annual. Vol. 38 (2007)
Public Interest Group Profiles 2006-2007 is a priceless and powerfully informative, alphabetized 783-page directory of 225 public interest groups on 14 leading topics. Each comprehensive entry consists of contact information ( including the ...
Shannon Graff Hysell, 2007
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Think Tanks, Public Policy, and the Politics of Expertise
Nownes and Grant Neeley, “Public Interest Group Entrepreneurship and Theories of Group Mobilization,” Political Research Quarterly 49 (1996): 119–46; AnthonyJ. Nownes, “Public Interest Groups and the Road to Survival,” Polity 27 ( 1995): ...
Andrew Rich, 2005
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Alternative Energy: Political, Economic, and Social Feasibility
Since public interest groups provided benefits to members and nonmembers alike, there was no strong incentive to join a public interest group— one could simply be a free rider and receive the benefit without any financial commitment to the ...
Christopher A. Simon, 2007

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PUBLIC-INTEREST GROUP»

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Public interest group charges Zuma with graft
PUBLIC-interest group Accountability Now has laid charges of corruption and defeating the ends of justice against President Jacob Zuma and Minister of Justice ... «BDlive, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Public-Interest group [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/public-interest-group>. Nov 2019 ».
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