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power base

noun

Simple Definition of power base

  • : the area or group of people that provides the main support for a particular political candidate

Full Definition of power base

  1. :  a base of political support

Examples of power base

  1. Both candidates are doing whatever they can to raise money from their power bases.

  2. Most of her power base is in the city.



1959

First Known Use of power base

1959


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