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politics

noun  /ˈpɑl·əˌtɪks/ us  
politics & government the activities of the government, politicians, or political parties, or the study of these activities: [U] She got involved in local politics. politics & government A person’s politics are that person's opinions about how a country should be governed: [pl] His politics are becoming increasingly liberal. politics & government Politics are also the activities of people who are trying to obtain an advantage within a group or organization: [pl] I don’t like to get involved in office politics.
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