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'Ndrina

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  1. The ‘ndrina is the basic organizational unit of the 'Ndrangheta of Calabria and is the equivalent of the Sicilian Mafia’s "family" or cosca

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 6, 2009
  2. plural: 'ndrine

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  3. The word derives from the Greek, meaning "a man who does not bend"

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  4. Each 'ndrina is "autonomous on its territory and no formal authority stands above the 'ndrina boss." The 'ndrina is usually in control of a small town or a neighbourhood in larger cities, even outside Calabria, in cities and towns in the industrial N

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 6, 2009
  5. If more than one 'ndrina operates in the same town, they form a locale

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  6. In some cases, sotto 'ndrine have been established

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