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  1. influence peddling(Noun)

    a type of corruption in which people use their connections with governments to gain favors or preferential treatment for a third party, usually in return for money.

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  1. Influence peddling

    Influence peddling is the illegal practice of using one's influence in government or connections with persons in authority to obtain favors or preferential treatment for another, usually in return for payment. Also called traffic of influence or trading in influence. In fact, influence peddling is not necessarily illegal as OECD has often used the term "undue influence peddling" to refer to illegal acts of lobbying. However, influence peddling bears the stench of corruption that may de-legitimize democratic politics with the general public.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of influence peddling in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of influence peddling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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