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adjective political pronunciation in American English /pəˈlɪtɪk(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    relating to politics
    the importance of political stability
    the political system in the U.S.
    political leaders/opponents
  2. 2
    interested or involved in politics
    political activists (=members of organizations involved in political issues): This was an event organized by ordinary citizens, not political activists.
    political animal (=someone who is extremely interested in politics): I’m not really a political animal.
  3. 3
    relating to relationships of power that exist between people in an organization
    Everything in our company is so political that you never know who you can trust.

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