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old-boy network


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An informal, exclusive system of mutual assistance and friendship through which men belonging to a particular group, such as the alumni of a school, exchange favors and connections, as in politics or business: "Working-class kids . . . had no old-boy network to turn to in times of trouble” ( Bill Barich).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative form of old boy network.


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