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Politics Business a series of coordinated activities, such as public speaking and demonstrating, designed to achieve a social, political, or commercial goal



Russian kampaniia, from the French campagne)

(1) Specially organized work for a certain period, activities aimed at implementing important recurring social and political, economic, or cultural measures (for example, election campaigns, sowing campaigns).

(2) In Russian a word referring to a period of uninterrupted operation of a unit, mechanism, or machine; the duration of its work from the moment it is started until it is stopped for a major overhaul (for example, the kampaniia of a blast furnace).

(3)A military campaign.

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I made an earlier trip out in August and we campaigned.
LAMAR ALEXANDER: As he campaigned near New Hampshire's seacoast, Alexander was preoccupied with Dole's ad attacking him as a tax-and-spend liberal.
Su Yin-Kuei, a member of the Legislature and supporter of the Clean Election Campaign, not only campaigned against vote-buying and money politics, but also has a track record in tackling corruption in the judiciary.

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