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- political asylum,
- political correctness,
- political economy
Origin of political
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Politically in the last five decades, every problem Cuba faced was part of larger struggle against northern imperialists.
Ortega has dismissed the allegations of autocracy and fraud that have afflicted his presidency as politically motivated.China’s Nicaragua Canal Could Spark a New Central America Revolution|Nina Lakhani|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her personal feelings about religion do not affect how she behaves legally, politically, or socially.The Good Wife’s Religion Politics: Voters Have No Faith in Alicia's Atheism|Regina Lizik|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Is there a 12-step program for politically incorrect protagonists?Can Tarzan of the Apes Survive in a Post-Colonial World?|Ted Gioia|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I would just say, musically, you just outgrow bands philosophically and politically.Wyclef Jean Talks Lauryn Hill, the Yele Haiti Controversy, and Chris Christie|Marlow Stern|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Commercially this was of first-rate importance, while politically it counterbalanced the alliance of the Bourbon courts.The Political History of England - Vol. X.|William Hunt
Again, among these chieftains one might be politically supreme over the rest within a given country.Studies on Homer and the Homeric Age, Vol. 1 of 3|W. E. Gladstone
The people are not only politically, but personally slaves, and treated with the utmost indignity.
Politically, the organization of the Socialist state must be democratic.Socialism|John Spargo
At the time of Paul, the civilized world was unified, politically, under the Roman Empire.The Origin of Paul's Religion|J. Gresham Machen
- of, involved in, or relating to government policy-making as distinguished from administration or law
- of or relating to the civil aspects of government as distinguished from the military
1550s, "pertaining to a polity, civil affairs, or government;" from Latin politicus "of citizens or the state" (see politic (adj.)) + -al (1). Meaning "taking sides in party politics" (usually pejorative) is from 1749. Political prisoner first recorded 1860; political science is from 1779 (first attested in Hume). Political animal translates Greek politikon zoon (Aristotle, "Politics," I.ii.9) "an animal intended to live in a city; a social animal."