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noun [uncountable]     pyrites pronunciation in American English
  1. a hard substance found in rock that is a mixture of sulfur (=a yellow element) and a metal, especially iron. It is also known as fool’s gold because it looks very much like gold.
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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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