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{adj: internecine} (of conflict) within a group or organization
"an internecine feud among proxy holders"

{n: proxy fight} a measure used by an acquirer to gain control of a takeover target; acquirer tries to persuade other shareholders that the management of the target should be replaced

{n: proxy war} a war instigated by a major power that does not itself participate

{n: proxy, placeholder, procurator} a person authorized to act for another

{n: proxy} a power of attorney document given by shareholders of a corporation authorizing a specific vote on their behalf at a corporate meeting

{n: voting right} the right to vote; especially the right of a common shareholder to vote in person or by proxy on the affairs of a company

{n: voting stock} shares in a corporation that entitle the shareholder to voting and proxy rights

{v: represent} be a delegate or spokesperson for ; represent somebody's interest or be a proxy or substitute for, as of politicians and office holders representing their constituents, or of a tenant representing other tenants in a housing dispute
"I represent the silent majority"
"This actor is a spokesperson for the National Rifle Association"

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