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noun [C]    /ˈsteɪts·mən/ (plural -men  /ˈsteɪts·mən/ or -women  /ˈsteɪtsˌwɪm·ən/) (female stateswoman,  /ˈsteɪtsˌwʊm·ən/)
a politician or government official who is respected and experienced statesmanlike    /ˈsteɪts·mənˌlɑɪk/ adjective a statesmanlike speech
(Definition of statesman noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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