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radical in Groupings topic

radicalradical2 ●○○ AWL noun [countable]  PPGsomeone who has new and different ideas, especially someone who wants complete social and political changeconservative radicals on the extreme left wing of the partyradicalism noun [uncountable]
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radicalA final recommendation of the consultants was a radical attempt to forge a closer working relationship between the board and staff members.Prime Minister Stolypin was murdered by radicals in 1911.The Duma, packed by radicals, was dissolved by the Tsar in 1906.With no real power-base of his own, he was one of the first radicals to suffer disgrace.Unless it would be for wealthy men interested in acquiring as trophy wives lapsed radicals who look great in workout gear.Suddenly the confidence of the new radicals received a body blow.Her verbal spontaneity ruffled far too many feathers even if it attracted admiration from thousands of radicals and feminists.Millionaires are unlikely to be social or political radicals.