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old-girl network


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

  • n. An informal, exclusive system of mutual assistance and friendship through which women belonging to a particular group, such as the alumnae of a school, exchange favors and connections, as in politics or business: "Companies rely on an old-girl network whereby representatives use friends as contacts” ( New York Times).


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