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dem·o·crat·ic  (dm-krtk)
1. Of, characterized by, or advocating democracy: democratic government; a democratic union.
2. Of or for the people in general; popular: a democratic movement; democratic art forms.
3. Believing in or practicing social equality: a proper democratic scorn for bloated dukes and lords (George du Maurier).
4. Democratic Of, relating to, or characteristic of the Democratic Party.

demo·crati·cal·ly adv.

democratic  /dmkrtk/  adj. 1 related to a democracy and democratic ideas 2 treating people as equals: Even though she comes from a very rich family, she treats others in a democratic manner. -adv. democratically.

Thesaurus: democratic 1 popular, representative, self-governing | constitutional. Ants. authoritarian, undemocratic. 2 unsnobbish | common, populist. democratic

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