Meaning of “politician” in the English Dictionary

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"politician" in British English

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politiciannoun [ C ]

uk /ˌpɒl.ɪˈtɪʃ.ən/ us /ˌpɑː.ləˈtɪʃ.ən/

B1 a member of a government or law-making organization:

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(Definition of “politician” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"politician" in American English

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politiciannoun [ C ]

us /ˌpɑl·əˈtɪʃ·ən/

politics & government a person who is active in politics, esp. as a job

(Definition of “politician” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)