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zaikai

[ zahy-kahy ]
/ zaɪˈkaɪ /
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noun
the financial community of Japan.
the elite who dominate the Japanese business world.
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Origin of zaikai

First recorded in 1965–70; from Japanese, equivalent to zai “wealth” + kai “community”; see zaibatsu
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