Definition of power–political

  1. :  of, relating to, or having the characteristics of power politics economic policy as power-political weapon — Andreas Dorpalen power-political maneuvers by great powers — J. S. Roucek

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Origin and Etymology of power–political

from power politics, after English politics : political

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