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political

adjective
 
 
/pəˈlɪtɪkəl/
GOVERNMENT, POLITICS relating to politics: The financial crisis will determine the new government's political agenda for the next few years. She became a candidate for the leadership of a major political party. There the unions still hold enormous political power and represent the majority of the population.
WORKPLACE relating to getting or keeping power within a particular company, organization, etc.: The move by the CEO was regarded by the majority of the management as being purely political. It was a political decision, taken in order to cling on to power.
politically adverb
Translations of “political”
in Korean 정치의…
in Arabic سياسي…
in Portuguese político…
in Catalan polític…
in Japanese 政治的な, 政治の…
in Italian politico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 政治的…
in Russian политический…
in Turkish siyasî, siyasal, poltikayla ilgili…
in Chinese (Simplified) 政治的…
in Polish polityczny…
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