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liberal

noun [C] (POLITICALLY LIBERAL PERSON)   /ˈlɪb·ə·rəl/
a person who thinks the government needs to make new laws when necessary because of changing conditions and who believes that the government should provide social services : Liberals in Congress support the bill .
(Definition of liberal noun (POLITICALLY LIBERAL PERSON) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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