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party

noun [C, + sing/pl verb] (POLITICAL GROUP)    /ˈpɑː.ti/ US  /ˈpɑːr.t̬i/
B1 an organization of people with particular political beliefs that competes in elections to try to win positions in local or national government : the Democratic Party the Green party the Conservative party The party has/have just elected a new leader . He was elected as party leader in 2001. They contacted party members from across the nation to ask for their support .Societies, clubs and organizationsPolitics
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