from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The countries of the world that have democratic and capitalistic or moderately socialistic systems rather than communist or totalitarian systems.

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  • n. collectively, all the countries that have democratic or capitalistic governments, as opposed to dictatorships or communist states.

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  • n. anti-communist countries collectively


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  • psst... you mean something like 30% of U.S. citizens, right? I'd wink but it isn't funny.

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