The exchanging of political favors, especially the trading of influence or votes among legislators to achieve passage of projects that are of interest to one another.
A payment, profit, or benefit received in addition to a regular wage or salary, especially when due or expected.
The state of being held in special favor.
The distribution of offices or other favors through this power
(Obs.) A pig or hog
(Informal) A reciprocal exchange of favors, aid, or compliments
Genus Momordica, the bitter melon
This kind of bribe or graft
The definition of a graft is a piece of a plant or tree attached onto another plant or tree, or a piece of skin or bone which is attached to another place on a body, both of which result in becoming a permanent part to whatever they are attached onto.
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