Progressive Conservative

adjective

Definition of Progressive Conservative

: of or relating to a major political party in Canada traditionally advocating economic nationalism and close ties with the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth of Nations

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First Known Use of Progressive Conservative

1944, in the meaning defined above

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“Progressive Conservative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Progressive%20Conservative. Accessed 28 Mar. 2020.

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