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American English: /ˈɑləˌɡɑrk/
British English: /ˈɒlɪɡɑːk/

Translation of oligarch in Spanish:


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    • The claim that the oligarchs privatized companies in order to strip their assets gets the logic backwards.
    • When it came to dealing with the oligarchs, the government was generally unable to exercise much control.
    • The dictatorship of transnational corporations, ruled by financial oligarchs, must be ended.

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