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English definition of “politically correct”

politically correct

adjective    
careful to speak or behave in a way that is not offensive to women, people of a particular race , or people who have physical or mental problems : It's not politically correct to call women ' girls '.Polite and respectfulPolite and respectful
political correctness noun [U]
(Definition of politically correct adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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