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English definition of “the politburo”

the politburo

noun [S, + sing/pl verb] uk   /ˈpɒl.ɪtˌbjʊə.rəʊ/ us    /ˈpɑː.lɪtˌbjʊr.oʊ/
the main government group in a Communist country, which makes all the important decisionsRuling and governing
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