1. n ам. организация на Демократическата партия в Ню Йорк
2. подкупничество в политическия живот
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{'tamъni} n ам. 1. организация на Демократическата партия в Н
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1. n ам. организация на Демократическата партия в Ню Йорк 2. подкупничество в политическия живот
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Tammany[´tæməni] n 1. ист. организация на Демократическата партия в Ню Йорк; 2. разг. подкупничество в политиката и администрацията, корупция.

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