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Machiavellian in Policies topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishMachiavellianMach‧i‧a‧vel‧li‧an /ˌmækiəˈveliən◂/ adjective  PPPPOWERusing clever but immoral methods to get what you want syn devious
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Machiavelliana Machiavellian conspiracyThey can resort to Byzantine, even Machiavellian manipulations.Christie and Geis also sought to find out why people differ on the Machiavellian scale.