pol

[ pol ]
/ pɒl /
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noun Informal.

a politician, especially one experienced in making political deals, exchanging political favors, etc.

Origin of pol

First recorded in 1940–45; by shortening

Definition for pol (2 of 4)

POL


petroleum, oil, and lubricants.

Definition for pol (3 of 4)

Definition for pol (4 of 4)

Pol.


Also Pol  Polish.
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British Dictionary definitions for pol (1 of 2)

POL

/ military /

abbreviation for

petroleum, oil, and lubricants

British Dictionary definitions for pol (2 of 2)

Pol.


abbreviation for

Poland
Polish
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Word Origin and History for pol

pol


n.

1942, American English colloquial shortening of politician.

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