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buckraking

[buhk-reyk-ing] /ˈbʌkˌreɪk ɪŋ/
noun, Slang.
1.
the practice of accepting large sums of money for speaking to special interest groups.
Origin of buckraking
1945-1950
1945-50; modeled on muckraking (see muckrake)
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