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Definition of politburo noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

politburo

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈpɒlɪtbjʊərəʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɑːlɪtbjʊroʊ//
 
(pl. politburos)
 
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the most important committee of a Communist party, with the power to decide on policy Word Originfrom Russian politbyuro, from polit(icheskoe) byuro ‘political bureau’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: politburo