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the GOP

noun uk   /ˌdʒiː.əʊˈpiː/ us  
abbreviation for the Grand Old Party: the Republican political party in the US
Translations of “the GOP”
in Chinese (Traditional) 老大黨(指美國共和黨)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 老大党(指美国共和党)…
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