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Overview of noun republican

The noun republican has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (8) Republican

(a member of the Republican Party)

2. (1) republican

(an advocate of a republic (usually in opposition to a monarchy))

3. Republican, Republican River

(a tributary of the Kansas River that flows from eastern Colorado eastward through Nebraska and Kansas)

Overview of adj republican

The adj republican has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (6) republican

(relating to or belonging to the Republican Party; "a Republican senator"; "Republican party politics")

2. republican

(having the supreme power lying in the body of citizens entitled to vote for officers and representatives responsible to them or characteristic of such government; "the United States shall guarantee to every state in this union a republican form of government"- United States Constitution; "a very republican notion"; "so little republican and so much aristocratic sentiment"- Philip Marsh; "our republican and artistic simplicity"-Nathaniel Hawthorne) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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