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

     

    republican

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//rɪˈpʌblɪkən//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈpʌblɪkən//
     
    Political views and systems
     
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  1. 1a person who supports a form of government with a president and politicians elected by the people and with no king or queen compare royalist See related entries: Political views and systems
  2. 2Republican (abbreviation R, Rep.) a member or supporter of the Republican Party of the US compare democrat See related entries: Political views and systems
  3. 3Republican a person from Northern Ireland who believes that Northern Ireland should be part of the Republic of Ireland and not part of the United Kingdom compare loyalist See related entries: Political views and systems
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: republican