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Standard Definition

[adj] involving or characteristic of politics or parties or politicians; "calling a meeting is a political act in itself"- Daniel Goleman; "political pressure"; "a political machine"; "political office"; "political policy"
[adj] of or relating to your views about social relationships involving authority or power; "political opinions"
[adj] of or relating to the profession of governing; "political career"

Synonyms

governmental - (4 syllables), policy-making - (5 syllables)

Antonyms

nonpolitical

Misc. Definitions

\Po*lit"i*cal\, a.
1. Having, or conforming to, a settled system of administration. [R.] ``A political government.'' --Evelyn.
2. Of or pertaining to public policy, or to politics; relating to affairs of state or administration; as, a political writer. ``The political state of Europe.'' --Paley.
3. Of or pertaining to a party, or to parties, in the state; as, his political relations were with the Whigs.
4. Politic; wise; also, artful. [Obs.] --Sterne. {Political economy}, that branch of political science or philosophy which treats of the sources, and methods of production and preservation, of the material wealth and prosperity of nations.

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