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a more radical approach to social problems
a radical solution to the problem of juvenile crime
a programme of radical reforms in schools
radical cuts in the defence budget
members of a radical left-wing group
a radical feminist
radical right-wing politicians
He surprised us all with his radical views.
her radical ideas about education
There was a radical difference between their views on foreign policy.
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a part of the Internet that cannot be accessed with conventional browsers or search tools, often used for illegal activity
a Mexican hat for men that is tall and has a very wide brim
a person who avoids using modern technologies like e-mail or the Internet
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Definition of radical from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.