a political party with enough electoral strength to periodically gain control of the government or to effectively oppose the party in power.
noun, Ice Hockey. 1. a penalty consisting of the removal of a player for five minutes from play, no substitute for the player being permitted.
noun, Chess. 1. a queen or rook.
noun, Astronomy. 1. (def 1a). [plan-it] /ˈplæn ɪt/ noun 1. Astronomy. 2. Astrology. the sun, moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, or Pluto: considered sources of energy or consciousness in the interpretation of horoscopes. noun 1. a planet of the solar system, as opposed to an asteroid (minor planet) /ˈplænɪt/ noun 1. Also […]
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noun a very influential person or group; a leading company or individual in a particular market or industry