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adjective American English pronunciation: political /pəˈlɪtɪk(ə)l/
  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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