body politic

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Origin of body politic

1425–75; late Middle English bodi politik Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for body politic

commonwealth, constituency, country, electorate, land, nation, state, polity

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body politic

  1. the body politic the people of a nation or the nation itself considered as a political entity; the state
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