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in politics, the more conservative groups in the political spectrum, in contrast to the radical leftleft,
in politics, the more radically progressive wing in any legislative body or party. The designation apparently originated in the French National Assembly of 1789, where the radicals were seated to the left of the presiding officer.
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 and the liberal centercenter,
in politics, a party following a middle course. The term was first used in France in 1789, when the moderates of the National Assembly sat in the center of the hall. It can refer to a separate party in a political system, e.g.
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. The designation stems from the seating of the nobility on the right side of the presiding officer in the French National Assembly of 1789. In some European legislative assemblies conservative members are still seated in that position.

What does it mean when you dream about being on the right?

In addition to its directional meaning, being on the right can also mean being correct (e.g., to be on the right side of a situation). Being at the right hand of God also says one is in the righteous place of good instead of evil. The right in a dream can also mean to stand up for one’s “rights” or “to right” (rectify) a wrong.


1. of, designating, supporting, belonging to, or relating to the political or intellectual right (see sense 39)
2. conservative or reactionary
3. Geometry
a. formed by or containing a line or plane perpendicular to another line or plane
b. having the axis perpendicular to the base
c. straight
4. the supporters or advocates of social, political, or economic conservatism or reaction, based generally on a belief that things are better left unchanged (opposed to radical or left)
5. Boxing
a. a punch with the right hand
b. the right hand


The right side of the brain is associated with fluid intelligence, nonverbal reasoning, and creativity. In your dream you may be concerned with direction or being right. Either way right usually has positive connotations. You may be sending messages to yourself that you are on a right path or doing the right thing.
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Righter's study claimed that the Moon is not a combination of Earth and the materials from the object that hit it.
Righter created a "bulk Moon" model composition similar to that of our planet to compare the concentrations of 14 volatile siderophile (metal-loving) elements from the Moon samples with his calculated values.
Righter is the Library Assistant at Rowan College at Gloucester County in Sewell, New Jersey.
It not only leads to righter opinions, it also reminds us how very little we actually know.
Speaking after Race 1 of Round 3 Ahmad Al Harthy said: "To be honest my start was good and managed to hold positon but a slight error at the double righter in the early laps was the race for me.
If Wes Morgan hadn't messed up his clearance at the King Power, or if that free-kick had struck an inch or two closer to the centre of the post at the Kop End, Gerrard would be no closer to the knacker's yard and his critics no righter.
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She called for not prejudging other cultures and civilisations only because we feel they do not represent us or don't resemble ours, and not to look at the other from the perspective, "We are against the other", based on the principle that our culture, civilisation and language are better and "righter" than the other.
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Piwowar said other agencies including the Federal Reserve have used to the Financial Stability Oversight Council to influence rules for money-market funds and potentially righter regulations of asset managers.
But over the years it's occurred to me that he was a whole lot "righter" than I gave him credit for at the time.