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red tape
used in Killing Kennedy

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Definition
time-consuming bureaucratic procedures — especially those that seem needless
  • In the faraway Soviet city of Minsk, Lee Harvey Oswald has finally cleared the tangle of red tape that has prevented him from returning home.
    p. 86.4

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