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"democratic" in British English

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democraticadjective

uk   /ˌdem.əˈkræt.ɪk/ us   /ˌdem.əˈkræt̬.ɪk/
B2 based on the principles of democracy: We must accept the results of a democratic election (= an election in which all people can vote). Do you think Australia is a more democratic country than Britain?

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democratically
adverb uk   /ˌdem.əˈkræt.ɪ.kəl.i/ us   /ˌdem.əˈkræt̬.ɪ.kəl.i/
We need to decide this democratically (= based on the wishes of most of the people). Yeltsin was Russia's first democratically elected president.
(Definition of democratic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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democraticadjective

/ˌdem·əˈkræt̬·ɪk/
politics & government using the principles of democracy in elections and government: That country has never had a democratic election (= an election in which all adults can vote). Australia is a democratic country.
A person or a group that is democratic believes in, encourages, or supports freedom and equality between people and groups: a democratic society
(Definition of democratic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"democratic" in Business English

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democraticadjective

uk   /ˌdeməˈkrætɪk/ us  
POLITICS based on the principles of democracy: a democratic society democratic elections
WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT a democratic system or organization allows everyone to be treated equally and to be involved in making decisions: Employee ownership and open-book management are common practices in most democratic workplaces.
Democratic
POLITICS relating to or supporting the Democratic Party in the US: Democratic policies Democratic voters
(Definition of democratic from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “democratic”
in Arabic ديمُقراطي…
in Korean 민주주의의…
in Portuguese democrático…
in Catalan democràtic…
in Japanese 民主的な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 民主的…
in Turkish demokratik, eşitlikçi…
in Russian демократический, равноправный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 民主的…
in Italian democratico…
in Polish demokratyczny…
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