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a con·flict of in·ter·est

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  1. A Conflict of Interest

    "A Conflict of Interest" is the twelfth episode of the BBC comedy series Yes, Prime Minister and was first broadcast 31 December 1987.

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  1. a conflict of interest

    it is basically an action or an aim which is contrast to some other concern. in short we can say that when you have two interests/aims/concerns that are contrast to each other/found any contradiction between them

    In Pakistan a Minister cannot establish a personal business because it is a conflict of interest

    Submitted by anonymous on September 10, 2019  

How to pronounce a conflict of interest?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say a conflict of interest in sign language?

  1. aconflictofinterest


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of a conflict of interest in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of a conflict of interest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of a conflict of interest in a Sentence

  1. Tove Maria Ryding:

    That's a clear conflict of interest.

  2. Matthew Priestley:

    The model is broken because of the conflict of interest.

  3. Donald Trump:

    I'm building a wall. It's an inherent conflict of interest.

  4. Tomislav Karamarko:

    I do not have any conflict of interest and I expect it to be proven.

  5. Matteo Salvini:

    This is the umpteenth, monstrous conflict of interest of this government.

Images & Illustrations of a conflict of interest

  1. a conflict of interest


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