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Definition of Whig noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    Whig

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    NAmE//wɪɡ//
     
     
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  1. 1an American who supported the American Revolution and wanted to have independence from England
  2. 2a member of a 19th-century political party that was formed to oppose the Democrats and later became the Republican Party
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: Whig