[ wahyuhr-pool-ing ]
/ ˈwaɪərˌpʊl ɪŋ /
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an act of pulling wires.
the use of influence to manipulate persons or organizations, as political organizations, for one's own ends.
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How to use wirepulling in a sentence
The idea of ecclesiastical wirepulling was repugnant to his nature.The Brentons|Anna Chapin Ray