Definition of 'politic'
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The body politic is shedding bodies all over the place. Times, Sunday Times (2015)And our body politic needs some medical attention. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The history of revolutions is the scar tissue on the body politic of the nations of Europe. The Times Literary Supplement (2008)It's causing a negative drain on the whole body politic. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Indeed, it may be considered politic. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The argument tearing at the insides of the American body politic this week is between two different sorts of logic. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I don't just want post offices and pubs but the renewal of the body politic. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It will take years for India's body politic to get back into health. Times, Sunday Times (2011)So, as distaste and apathy mar the health of the body politic, what remedies can be found? Times, Sunday Times (2010)His death will open the way for a new Libya, but may widen cracks that already exist in its body politic. Times, Sunday Times (2011)To keep despotism at bay, the executive's discretionary power must be minimised by a sovereign body politic with the means to minimise it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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