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political

1. of or relating to the state, government, the body politic, public administration, policy-making, etc.
2. 
a. of, involved in, or relating to government policy-making as distinguished from administration or law
b. of or relating to the civil aspects of government as distinguished from the military
3. of, dealing with, or relating to politics
4. of, characteristic of, or relating to the parties and the partisan aspects of politics
5. organized or ordered with respect to government
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Nor, sir," says he, "do I bring my mind to this politically, from the necessity of my circumstances, which some call miserable; but, if I know anything of myself, I would not now go back, though the Czar my master should call me, and reinstate me in all my former grandeur.
Politically and economically it was nothing if not orthodox.
Even more pacific than the British Empire were France and its allies, the Latin powers, heavily armed states indeed, but reluctant warriors, and in many ways socially and politically leading western civilisation.
The Politically Incorrect Guide to Science, by Tom Bethell (Washington: Regnery, 2005), paperback, 270 pages.
Proposition 77 sets up a fair and impartial process that will create a panel of three retired judges to redraw the state's political lines in sane, politically neutral designs.
Politically, too, Rand is an outsider: Liberals shrink from her defiant pro-capitalist stance, conservatives from her militant atheism, and conservatives and liberals alike from her individualism.
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I believe every politically active citizen has an obligation to learn about the entire political spectrum, even if only to strengthen his or her political views.
Gingrich believed, as Nixon did, that most scientists weren't going to support him politically.
Nothing is politically right which is morally wrong.
The decision would benefit the PML-N politically, he said while talking to a private news channel.
The Advisory Committee on Post-office Employment for Former Chief Executives and Politically Appointed Officials has advised on the proposed acceptance by Mr Yau Shing-mu, former Under Secretary for Transport and Housing, of an appointment after his departure from the Government on July 1, 2017.

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