from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A group or institution organized for intensive research and solving of problems, especially in the areas of technology, social or political strategy, or armament.
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- noun idiomatic A group of people who collectively perform
researchand develop reportsand recommendationson topics relating to strategic planningor public policy, and which is usually funded by corporate, government, or specialinterests.
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- noun a company that does research for hire and issues reports on the implications
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From think + tank.
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