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WASP: an acronym for White Anglo-Saxon Protestant. They are a social group of white protestants in the United States. They are often of British descent, and typically wealthy and well-connected.

They are not so influential as they were. However, WASPs are still well placed in major financial, business and legal firms, and in universities.


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