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ideologynoun [C/U]

 us   /ˌɑɪ·diˈɑl·ə·dʒi, ˌɪd·i-/
politics & government a theory or set of beliefs, esp. one on which a political system, party, or organization is based
ideological
adjective  us   /ˌɑɪ·di·əˈlɑdʒ·ɪ·kəl, ˌɪd·i-/
They voted along ideological lines.
ideologically
adverb  /ˌɑɪ·di·əˈlɑdʒ·ɪ·kli, ˌɪd·i-/
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ideologynoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˌaɪdiˈɒlədʒi/ (plural ideologies) POLITICS
a particular set of ideas and beliefs, especially one on which a political system, party, or organization is based: The President called for "better relations with countries whose ideologies and social systems are different from ours".
ideological
adjective
Their reasons for restructuring the company seem to be more ideological than financial.
ideologically
adverb
Compared with previous administrations, this Cabinet is one of the most ideologically united.
(Definition of ideology from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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