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pol

[pol] /pɒl/
noun, Informal.
1.
a politician, especially one experienced in making political deals, exchanging political favors, etc.
Origin of pol
1940-1945
First recorded in 1940-45; by shortening

POL

1.
petroleum, oil, and lubricants.

pol.

Pol.

1.
2.
Also, Pol . Polish.
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Examples from the Web for pol
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  • pol y phe' mus, or polyphemos or Cyclops—the son of Poseidon.

  • My pol— Mary is as dear and good a girl as ever stepped, and as dutiful.

    A Life's Eclipse George Manville Fenn
  • The day will come when I can provide you with pol Roge and diamonds.

    Turn About Eleanor Ethel M. Kelley
  • A bottle of pol Roger to his own cheek had given him a new contempt for James.

    The Forsyte Saga, Complete John Galsworthy
  • It was his failure as a pol 39itician which in truth drove Cicero to the career of literature.

    The Life of Cicero Anthony Trollope
British Dictionary definitions for pol

POL

abbreviation
1.
petroleum, oil, and lubricants

Pol.

abbreviation
1.
Poland
2.
Polish
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Word Origin and History for pol
n.

1942, American English colloquial shortening of politician.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang definitions & phrases for pol

pol

noun

A politician: only another pol on the take (1942+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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