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The meaning of "inside job"

" Inside job "
Meaning:
A crime committed by or with the help of someone living or working in the place that it took place.
Example:
Only the staff in the security department knew the safe's combination and it wasn't forced open. It had to be an inside job.
Where did it originate?:
Britain, early 20th century.
Where is it used?:
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