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verb [intransitive/transitive] lobby pronunciation in American English /ˈlɑbi/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlelobbying
past tenselobbied
past participlelobbied

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  1. to try to influence politicians or people in authority on a particular subject
    lobby someone to do something: Motorists lobbied Congress to take action on gas prices.
    lobby for: Our organization is lobbying for tougher laws to control toxic waste.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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