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pol·i·tics

politics

 
 
pronunciation:
pa lih tIks
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the work or study of government.
He volunteered as a campaign worker to learn more about politics.
definition 2: the activities or practice of leaders in government.
Most people who run for president have been in politics for years.
definition 3: opinions or ideas having to do with how government operates.
She has strong politics when it comes to raising taxes.
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broader category that includes politics
some actions associated with politics
some activities associated with politics
some activities negatively associated with politics
some descriptions of politics
some groups associated with politics
some kinds of politics
some people associated with politics
some places associated with politics
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The word politics contains the following parts:
pol, polit, polis Greek root that means city, citizen
-ics Greek noun-forming suffix that means science, study, or practice of; properties of; practices pertaining to
synonyms:
-logy, -ology