from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. One of the existing great parties. It was organized in 1856 by a combination of voters from other parties for the purpose of opposing the extension of slavery, and in 1860 it elected Abraham Lincoln president.
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- n. the younger of two major political parties in the United States; GOP is an acronym for grand old party
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