political in some (but not all) aspects
Similar to: ↑political

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\\“+\ adjective
Etymology: semi- + political
: having some association with politics or involving some political features or activity : slightly political

the work is largely routine and semipolitical, involving the passage of inspection laws and the asking for appropriations — Science

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semipolitician /sem'ee pol'i tish"euhn, sem'uy-/, n.
/sem'ee peuh lit"i keuhl, sem'uy-/, adj.
of a partially political nature; having some political features.
[1855-60; SEMI- + POLITICAL]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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