political spectrum

political spectrum
political range

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • political spectrum — /pəlɪtɪkəl ˈspɛktrəm/ (say puhlitikuhl spektruhm) noun the totality of political positions or beliefs that may be held, usually envisioned as ranging from the radical left wing at one extreme and the radical right wing at the other …   Australian English dictionary

  • spectrum — UK US /ˈspektrəm/ noun [C] ► a range of similar things: a spectrum of sth »A methodology will have to be developed to gradually cover the entire spectrum of technologies. »a wide/broad spectrum the economic/business/political spectrum »He has… …   Financial and business terms

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  • Political ideologies in the United States — vary considerably. Persons in the U.S. generally classify themselves either as adhering to American liberalism, American conservatism or as moderates. American liberalism aims at the preservation and extension of human, social and civil rights as …   Wikipedia

  • Political radicalism — or simply radicalism is adherence to radical views and principles in politics. The meaning of the term radical (from Latin radix , root) in a political context has changed since its first appearance in late 18th century, while it preserves its… …   Wikipedia

  • spectrum — ► NOUN (pl. spectra) 1) a band of colours produced by separation of the components of light by their different degrees of refraction, e.g. in a rainbow. 2) the entire range of wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation. 3) a characteristic series… …   English terms dictionary

  • POLITICAL PARTIES — ▪ 1997        Political PartiesThe following Table (Political Parties) is a guide to the principal political parties and coalitions of the world. All countries that were independent on Dec. 31, 1996, are included, except the Vatican City State.… …   Universalium

  • spectrum — noun 1 range of light waves, etc. ADJECTIVE ▪ visible ▪ These wavelengths correspond to red in the visible spectrum. ▪ Beyond the red end of the visible light spectrum is infrared. ▪ colour/color, electromagnetic …   Collocations dictionary

  • spectrum — 01. A rainbow is a large band of parallel stripes which displays the full [spectrum] of colors. 02. The light [spectrum] is composed of seven principal colors. 03. White light is a mixture of all the colors in the [spectrum]. 04. She felt a wide… …   Grammatical examples in English

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