Meaning of “power politics” in the English Dictionary

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"power politics" in British English

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power politicsnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈpaʊə ˌpɒl.ɪ.tɪks/ us /ˈpaʊ.ɚ ˌpɑː.lə.tɪks/

the threat or use of military force to end an international disagreement:

Woodrow Wilson hoped the League of Nations would replace power politics with international cooperation.

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

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