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English definition of “the New Right”

the New Right

noun [+ sing/pl verb]    
a group of people who believe that government should be separated from a country's economy and that traditional morals are very importantPolitical movements and groups
(Definition of the New Right noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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