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statesmanlike

adjective
 
 
/ˈsteɪtsmənlaɪk/ approving POLITICS
typical of or seeming like an experienced politician or member of a profession, who deserves respect: When he was told that he should resign, it was a complete shock to him, but he was very statesmanlike about it.
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